"> Old Wedding Necklace - Tajiks, Republic of Tajikistan
Old Wedding Necklace - Tajiks, Republic of Tajikistan - Sold
Old Wedding Necklace - Tajiks, Republic of Tajikistan - Sold
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Old Wedding Necklace - Tajiks, Republic of Tajikistan - Sold

Title: Wedding Necklace - Late 19th/Early 20th Material: Old coral, tribal silver, black glass beads and clam shell discs People: Tajiks Country: Republic of Tajikistan - mountainous landlocked country in Central Asia bordered by Afghanistan to the South, Uzbekistan to the West, Kyrgyzstan to the North and China to the East. Description: Traditionally, their necklaces were protective in nature. Also, they would indicate the social standing, and ethnicity of its wearer. The Tajik are nomads and, when they marry, the men entrust their wives with the jewels that constitute that familyís wealth. Wedding necklaces were passed down through many generations within a family. This particular wedding necklace derives from between the late 19th c. to early 20th c.. With a simple string closure and being in such a delicate, old state, this necklace would be more suitable for display; however, a proper clasp can be attached and it would absolutely look radiant with any outfit! Dimensions: 40" length x 3" width x 1/2" depth x 20 1/2" inner-diameter
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