Yemeni Bedouin Ring.

Bedouin SIlver Ring


Bedouin Silver Ring















Old Bedouin ring from North Yemen sourced in Sanaa, Yemen.

Lovely big bedouin rounded bead of high quality silver. The silver used in old Yemeni jewels comes from melting Maria Theresia Thaler, the old coin used widely on the Levante Trade.

This piece was part of the dowry, as the groom used to offer the bride a necklace with 14 silver rings, for protection against bad spirits. The dangling beads on this ring are placed to make sounds that they believed keeps the evil away.

Rare piece to add to your collection of ethnic jewels.

Size 6 US.
16,5 mm.
Weight 7 grms, .


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