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  • A Welcome
    Welcome to the Ethnic Jewels Magazine Archive. This is a collection of objects and information which was shared in our Facebook communities. The information is arranged in a fully searchable database which I hope you will enjoy using Thank you for visiting and also for contributing. Warmest wishes Sarah ETHNIC JEWELS MAGAZINE
  • Anklet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A classic design silver anklet from the Red Sea coast, Yemen, with beads to frighten away evil spirits. Click here to see the original post.
  • Arm Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak An uncommonly large silver upper arm bracelet, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Armlet – East Africa
    Photo credit – Michael BestePosted by – Michael Beste Pair of silver arm bands from the Rashaida peoples of Yemen, Saudi Arabia and East Africa. Click here to see original post.
  • Bead – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A silver bead, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bead – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A hallmarked silver bead, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bead – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A silver hallmarked bead, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bead – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A silver hallmarked bead, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Beads – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A sting of silver spherical Bawsani beads, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Beads – Yemen
    Picture credit – Annie BoehmPosted by – Annie Boehm Silver beads from Yemen. They are about 16mm in diameter and weigh 8 grams each. Click here to see the original post.
  • Beads – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of beads from Yemen strung together to show the fine silver filigree work on the black coral beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Beads- Yemen
    Posted by- Tess Axson Johnson  Photo credit- Tess Axson Johnson  Beads from Yemen, from the North of Sana’a, close to the border of Saudi Arabia and Najran Click here to see original post 
  • Belt – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A leather belt with silver pieces covered in small granulation, from Yemen, 17th / 18th Century. Click here to see the original post.
  • Belt – Yemen
    Photo credit – Sarah CorbettPosted by – Sarah Corbett Yemeni belt constructed with silver on silk. The silver design has an Indian influence. Click here to see original post.
  • Belt – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A silver Hadrami Bedouin belt, from East Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Belt Ornaments – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A gilt silver belt buckle, with fine filigree and granulation with jewellers marks, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Box Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A silver box pendant, from Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A medium sized, embossed silver bracelet from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A silver filigree bracelet found in Sana´a, Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A Bawsani silver filigree bracelet, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A Bedouin bracelet from the Tihama region in Yemen, the coast of the Red Sea. Made of silver, showing some granulation work and Yemeni Agate. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A flat wrist bracelet cased in Yemeni silver, from the Hadramaut region. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A long silver bracelet made using a mix of techniques, granulate, engraved work and gallery wire. Found in Sana´a, Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A hollow Hadrami silver and red glass bracelet, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A hinged large bracelet made of silver and decorated with antique Mediterranean coral, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Photo credit – Michael BestePosted by – Michael Beste A silver bracelet from Yemen. Click here to see original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver bracelet, from Yemen, decorated with multiple coloured agate stones. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A small silver bangle with fine filigree and a coral bead, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A silver bracelet with cone details, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver bracelet hallmarked from Yemen, with fine grain work and coral detail. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A silver filigree bracelet with flower cones, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A small silver bracelet from Yemen, with very refined file grain work. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Photo credit – Joost DaalderPosted by – Joost Daalder Hinged bracelet carrying the stamp of the Bosani (Baswani) family, who were the most famous family of jewellers, in Yemen, of their time. North Yemen, early/mid 20th c. Superb Yemeni workmanship; high quality silver. Click here to see original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A bracelet from Yemen, made of good silver and gold plated, fastened by a screw pin. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver bracelet with maker’s mark, from Yemen and dated around the 1920s. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelet – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A bronze bracelet, with projections used to deflect the evil eye. Found in Yemen and the Harar region of Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelets – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of finely decorated silver wedding bracelets, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelets – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A collection of silver Yemeni bracelets. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelets – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Solid silver bracelets from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Bracelets – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Two open small size, silver bracelets from Yemen. These two are from separate pairs as they are slightly different in design. Click here to see the original post.
  • Choker/Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver choker from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Chokers – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A couple of silver Muria’s, bridal wedding chokers, the top one from Yemen and the bottom, larger one, is from Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Collar – Yemen
    Photo credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A Yemen choker necklace. Made in good silver with tiny bells on each bead. These necklaces are also worn in Ethiopia in Harrar and Tigrai. Click here to see original post.
  • Cuff – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver Yemeni cuff, with decor of file grain rosettes and a stamp of the maker inside. Click here to see the original post.
  • Earrings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Yemeni, silver ethnic temporals, worn as earrings. Click here to see the original post.
  • Earrings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Giovanna SerafiniPosted by – Giovanna Serafini A pair of Silver and Venice Millefiori trade glass bead earrings. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Earrings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Silver earrings, crafted in Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Head dress – Yemen
    Picture credit – Giovanna SerafiniPosted by – Giovanna Serafini A Yemeni wedding head dressing with coral beads, silver and gold broderie. Click here to see the original post.
  • Head dress – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino An original silver and carnelian headdress on leather, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Headdress – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A headdress from Yemen, of different silver qualities. Click here to see the original post.
  • Headdress – Yemen
    Photo Credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Headdress from Yemen. Can also be worn as a choker. Mixed silver content, 60% the chain and the filigree 80%. Click here to see original post.
  • Knife grips – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Silver hand grips for knives. Fine silver grain work from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Kohl container – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver double eye make-up bottle for Khol, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Kohl container – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver Kohl container, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Money purses – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Two silver money purses which are kept on a belt each done in a different technique, the one with the filigree is gilded. The other has some verse of the Koran. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Eritrea/Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of silver telsums (charms), from Eritrea and black coral beads from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Ethiopia/Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition. A combination of Yemen pendant, Ethiopian/Yemen resin beads and Italian Murano glass trade beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A Bawsani silver and coral necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A silver Yemeni necklace, mixing Jewish filigree beads and Mediterranean antique red coral. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver wedding necklace from Yemen, commonly used as part of a dowry. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A large silver and coral necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A large Bawsani necklace made up of coral and silver, with three silver filigree scroll holder amulets. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A silver necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo credit : Michael Backman Ltd Posted by : Sarah Corbett Yemen early 20th century length: 62cm, total weight: 150g This necklace of hollow silver beads from Yemen includes three rare, large beads chased with a pineapple skin-like pattern. This type of pattern is highly unusual and we have been unable to find published examples. … Continue reading "Necklace – Yemen"
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace from Yemen, made up of silver and coral pieces. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A dowry necklace from Yemen, made in good silver with natural red coral, refined filigree work on the pendants and special note to the beads which are top pieces, heavy and well soldered and no seams visible. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A dowry necklace is done in good silver and sterling filigree, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of a silver Yemeni Bawsani marked Dowry beads and Naria Theresa Thaler Pendant, combined with Ghanaian Wood/Bone beads, antique Amsterdam Blue glass beads, and strung together with Ethiopian good silver anklet beads. The back part is done with natural … Continue reading "Necklace – Yemen"
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A silver granulated bead Yemeni necklace, with Bakelite beads and attached leather pendant, originally from a headdress. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A silver coin labbeh necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver, Yemeni necklace, with pendants including a red glass centre. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver, Yemeni necklace, with coral beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of silver dowry beads from Yemen, a Bawsani marked silver Hirz pendant, with Afghan Turquoise and Asian sterling silver beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of Chinese carnelian beads, a carnelian pendant from Yemen and silver beads from Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A silver necklace, with agate beads and large container pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A silver necklace with large Bawsani beads, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Annemarie KoglerPosted by – Annemarie Kogler A silver ‘Laba’ necklace with fertility symbols, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of Yemen silver granulate bead with the Bawsani mark plate on it, combined with old resin, amber beads, and two old Italian black eye beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A large necklace with silver pendants, fabric and coral beads, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo Credit : Monica Chiodi Posted by : Monica Chiodi A very old and huge necklace from Hadramawut – Yemen High grade silver, central element with a carnelian stone. The beads are resin/ Bakelite. Click here to see Original Post 
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Becky RogersPosted by – Becky Rogers A silver necklace with large silver and coral beads and a box container pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver wedding necklace, from Yemen in the 1930s. Refined filigree work on the pendants with additional bells in the shapes of small hirz which again have their own bells. The red beads are Czech glass beads, imitating red coral. Click here to see the … Continue reading "Necklace – Yemen"
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of Yemeni silver bridal beads, with turquoise beads and Czech glass beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace, from Yemen; a combination of old and new work. The large wedding balls are old and the pendant is new work. The typical Turkoman influence décor, which can also be found on Ethiopian pieces. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A contemporary large silver filigree necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver necklace from Yemen, with fine grain work and Hirz pendant. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace combined with small coral beads, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace from Yemen, made up of silver with refined file grain work and modern coral. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace made of Yemeni Bawsani bridal Beads, German Bakelite beads and silver protective beads from Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Traditional Yemeni pieces. All good silver.The middle necklace has original refined filigree decor. Must have originally been strung with all coral but through the years partly replaced with paste and glass beads, added many dangles within the different chains. Click here to see original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak An original silver necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition made up of mostly silver, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of silver Yemeni Wedding pendants combined with black coral, blue lapis lazulli and black /blue Bohemian glass beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A necklace made up of silver granulated beads, from Yemen, early 19th Century. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Linda PastorinoPosted by – Linda Pastorino A necklace made up of silver granulated beads with tear drops, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo credit – Sarah CorbettPosted by – Sarah Corbett Phelonic Amber bead set in fine silver filigree, on delicate silver chain. A fine example of Yemeni workmanship. Click here to see original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver wedding necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak An original piece of protective jewellery from Yemen. A silver necklace with large scroll holders. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – FouziPosted by – Fouzi A silver necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo Credit : Anu Bhandari Posted by: Anu Bhandari A silver necklace from Marib Governorate, Yemen circa 1930/40 Click here to see the original post  
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver necklace from Yemen, made up of a long silver chain and large protective amulet. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Emmanuelle HazanPosted by – Emmanuelle Hazan A necklace made up of silver and coral, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of large silver pendants from Yemen, black coral beads and black and blue glass beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace from Yemen, made up of a large scroll holder, hallmarked beads and small rosettes. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace from Yemen, with large central pendant and embossed side pieces. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A silver necklace, with scroll container pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace from Yemen, often worn as part of bridal jewellery. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Original silver Yemeni necklace with coral beads. It is adorned with flat Ottoman disks with a fertility symbol in the centre. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made up of large silver and amber beads from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Photo credit – Michael BackmanPosted by – Michael Backman Large Yemeni Bridal gilded silver and coral necklace (Lazim). Bedouin People, Khawlan Sanaa Region, Yemen. Early 20th century. Click here to see original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted credit – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, mostly made up of large silver beads from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace, with fine decorative detail, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver necklace from Yemen, with a prominent pendant. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace from Yemen, made up of prayer boxes and scroll holders and commonly used as part of a dowry. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak An original necklace of silver and coral beads, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver necklace, offered as part of a dowry and worn as bridal jewellery, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver wedding Muria necklace from Yemen. This is strung with cloth, which was quite rare. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver wedding necklace from Yemen, with some natural coral beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Giovanna SerafiniPosted by – Giovanna Serafini A necklace made up of a “Maria Teresa” silver Tallero, mixed Venice Millefiori, Dutch, Blue Nile and Djenne glass beads and old coral. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen
    Picture credit – Thomas StrickerPosted by – Thomas Stricker A silver and coral necklace, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Three Muria necklaces worn at weddings. The two upper ones are from Yemen, with tiny bells. They are originally chokers, but have also been seen worn on the forehead. The bottom one is from Ethiopia, the Tigrai/Bilen regions; repurposed into a necklace instead of a choker, … Continue reading "Necklace – Yemen/Ethiopia"
  • Necklace – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A firm necklace made up of good silver. Yemeni beads in combination with an Ethiopian silver earspoon pendant. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Ethiopian/Yemeni restrung necklace of contemporary design, made using resin beads, bakelite beads, with silver handmade beads and a glass bead back. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklace – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A necklace of contemporary composition, made of a silver Yemeni pendant, trade beads, gemstones and Ethiopian silver beads. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklaces – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A couple of large silver necklaces, from Yemen. One includes many small coral beads, and the other has more small bells than usual, secured by a red string. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklaces – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Two original necklaces in good silver, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklaces – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of silver dowry necklaces, of different styles, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Necklaces – Yemen/Tibet
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak All these necklaces are made of coral, which is natural from Yemen and Tibet. The barrel shaped beads are collected from traditional Dutch vintage necklaces. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ornament – Yemen
    Picture credit – Sigrid van RoodePosted by – Sigrid van Roode A silver thaler coin, with red glass beads on a leather Yemeni ornament, hanging from a finely woven leather band. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ornament – Yemen
    Picture credit – Sigrid van RoodePosted by – Sigrid van Roode A silver ornament from Yemen, based on a Maria Theresia Thaler. The bells, red beads and stylized hands are added to ward off evil. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Giovanna SerafiniPosted by – Giovanna Serafini A silver Maria Teresa Tallero amulet pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A Maria Theresa Thaler, silver pendant with added bells, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A Yemeni, silver Hirz pendant collected in the 1970s in Ethiopia. It can be opened from the side, which slides into the main tube. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Giovanna SerafiniPosted by – Giovanna Serafini A silver and red glass amulet pendant. It can be opened to insert Koranic verses. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A silver box container pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A silver box container pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A silver hallmarked Yemeni pendant. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver pendant with fine filigree, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver pendant with coin detail, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Savanna CaravanPosted by – Savanna Caravan A silver Yemeni pendant box, opens for Koran prayers, with hallmark of silversmith. Click here to see the original post.
  • Pendant – Yemen
    Picture credit – Kathleen McCabe-ElseyPosted by – Kathleen McCabe-Elsey A silver amulet pendant, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Perfume container – Yemen
    Photo credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A delicate perfume container (could be a piece of cloth dipped in perfume or a nice smelling spice or leave. the raster is done in open filigree work and the side opens to load or unload the material. Done in good silver, except for the side … Continue reading "Perfume container – Yemen"
  • Prayer box – Ethiopia/Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver protective, scroll/prayer box, made of silver with a central carnelian stone of the Bawsani design. Click here to see the original post.
  • Prayer box – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver Koran verse amulet prayer box, from Yemen, but similar is also found in Ethiopia. Click here to see the original post.
  • Prayer boxes – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of large silver prayer boxes from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ring – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A trio of silver rings, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ring – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver statement ring, from Yemen. It is not known whether the central stone is ruby, or a ruby coloured glass stone. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ring – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A silver and black coral ring, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ring – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A tower ring from Yemen, made from silver and carnelian. Click here to see the original post.
  • Ring – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A ring from Yemen, made of silver and carnelian. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A trio of decorative silver rings, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A pair of silver and coral rings, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A trio of rare silver rings with delicate filigree and decorated with small bells, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Photo credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of 4 old silver delicate rings from Yemen,beautifully crafted and decorative, with coral, glass with bells. The large ring is a newly/vintage made traditional ring in good silver with small coral chips and beads. Click here to see original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Arabia FelixPosted by – Arabia Felix A collection of silver Yemeni wedding rings. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of silver rings from Yemen. A mix of new and vintage. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A couple of silver rings from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Rings – Yemen/Ethiopia
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of antique rings from Yemen in good silver with coral, glass, and topaz.The two rings last on the bottom row and the second in the second bottom row are Ethiopian. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holder – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver scroll-holder from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holder – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A silver scroll holder from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holder – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak An ornate silver scroll holder from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holder – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak Silver and gilded, large scroll holders from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holder/Prayer box – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A large silver scroll holder and a prayer box, both with fine granulated file work. From Yemen. Click here to see the original post.
  • Scroll holders – Yemen
    Picture credit – Ingrid LangerakPosted by – Ingrid Langerak A collection of large silver scroll holders of different styles, from Yemen. Click here to see the original post.