1st half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
|Total nr of items:||2|
|Object:||Pendant (More lots)|
|Period:||1st half 20th century|
|Condition:||Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
Antique Afghan silver prayer box, Quran scroll container, Indian silver wire chain, Talisman holder, 9 cm long, 29 gr. silver.
Early 20th century high grade silver, Pashtun cylindrical talisman amulet prayer box from Afghanistan but acquired in India.
The talisman tube was made from a single high grade silver sheet with stamped repose traditional geometric designs and stylized floral decorations. The talisman container has a miniature paper scroll containing a combination of prayers. For wearers, this protective amulet and manuscript are meant to have magical powers with an invocation asking God to protect the bearer.
Handmade from the early to mid 20th century: The Coptic cross is high grade silver, acid tested, with a copper component). Pendant height: 6 Centimeters; Pendant width: 3.5 Centimeters. Acquired in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.
Amulet comes on a leather necklace, cross comes as pendant only.
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Very nice and helpful seller. Long delivery time, but to be expected from the States. All fine. Thanks
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