"That's a very impressive piece. Is the coral some sort of resin? I took a look online at the jewellery from this particular area of Algeria. There are lots of beautiful images out there. It was sold to me as a Nepalese piece. I just wish I had…"
"Part of a Turkmen belt with fire gilding and carnelian.
Help required please with dating this approximately. Perhaps it is mid century rather than earlier. Another photograph to follow. Large and heavy, it measures 33" in length."