Vintage Silver Hirz Amulet from Yemen (Rare)
This old high-quality silver hirz (amulet) pendant is an impressive piece, large and ornate with a raised domed centre. The fine filigree and granulation workmanship is if of a high standard. It is likely to have been worn as part of a larger necklace for bridal adornment or given to the bride as part of her dowry. Stunning.
High-grade silver (tested)
10.0 cm (h) x 11.5 cm (w) x 1.5 cm (d)