"Thanks Ait. They all look like Persian coins to me as well ... What interests me are the two table-cut glass stones amongst the coins. Are they soldered onto coins? And they both seem to be decorated with two small coin tassels ... are these…"
"thank you all again, yes it is a simpl but authentic piece, the coins all silver, beads all original and old.
the black ones look onyx but i think its jet
thelma, there is no ottoman coins on the necklace"
"This necklace is beautiful as one get closer to it, all those antique beads, I love the black eye beads, what is the material ? Onyx? lovely. Also the coins from close up so warm. Sometimes when beads are put together at random, because they…"
"thank ypu thelma, its nice indeed, this necklace found me and not me who found the necklace. i liked it the second i saw it. i dont know exactly about the dates, i know that is counted or the date engraved in some coins the way you wrote it,if its…"
"A happy necklace, Ait. So many Persian coins. With Ottoman coins, I found that the date on the coin marked the beginning of the Sultan's reign rather than the date when the coin was minted ... a bit different from ours. I wonder if Persian…"
Thank you! My photo was for a fashion shoot so the earring is upside down. I'll be adding photos soon. Some are digital but most are "photographs" since I've been collecting a long time and need to be converted to disc.