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Antique Silver Hirz Amulet from Yemen (Rare)

£285.00

A rare silver (tested) antique hirz (amulet) case with finely worked filigree and granulation, made by Jewish silversmiths. The quality of workmanship on this piece is excellent. It is likely to have been worn as part of a larger necklace and believed to protect the wearer from harm.

Date:

Circa 1920

Material:

High-grade silver

Dimensions:

8.0 cm (h) x 7.5 cm (w) x 1.5 cm (d)

Weight:

96 g

Ref:

AMU-100