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Necklace of the jewesses of SAN’A
Great Necklace of the jewesses of SAN’A, Yemen, late 19th Century – early 20th Century.
Silver, gilt, filigree work.
Necklace like this made by jewish silversmiths, were worn by the bride round the chain during the wedding ceremony and later by married women as a pectoral on festive occasions.