"Dear Sharleen: As Chantal has said may be the Arabic script is done as part of an artistic craft of the piece but not necessary to be read easily. However I can read some of the letters and do not understand one letter. The first part says Bani or…"
"Sharleen , Mustapha may be able to tell us whether there is any meaning to the letters but bear in mind that there are often ornamental "looking like an Arabic script" but without any particular meaning."
"Dear Mustafa, thank you so much for sharing your knowledge with me. The cuff has a rectangular panel inside marked with 800 and also what I guess would be a makers initials. Frustratingly, this is partially worn and all I can read is something,…"
"This is a beautiful and well crafted cuff. From my little knowledge about the Libyan traditional silver, I do not think this is Libyan. Not from style point of view and also the the fact that most Libyan silver 'cuffs' is…"
"Thanks for your comments Alaa eddine, it would make sense that it was once accompanied by a crown. I was fortunate enough to be able to hold and closely examine this ornament, and I did not see any evidence of previous attachments. However, the lady…"