Amazonite and Chalcedony Necklace with Prayerbox
This unique chunky necklace is made from various faceted large amazonite and chalcedony nuggets. Worked in are flat turquoise beads, a knobbed silver bead from Yemen and an old Tuareg ebony bead with silver inlayed wirework. Featured in the center is a tubular old silver prayerbox from India (19th century) with a beautiful floral motif. It was originally made to hold small talismanic or protective verses or anything else deemed to protect. The clasp is made of sterling silver.
50cm/20 inches silverbox: 4,5cm/1.5 inches