Abhaya Asian Antiques
Very fine old handmade gold washed silver bead necklace circa 19th century, from Kandy, Sri Lanka. The central 16 large “pumpkin” shaped beads are in excellent condition, some of the smaller ones have loss of gilding- please examine the enlargements for scale and condition. I acquired several strands a couple of months ago and have held this one back, as it the best. Weight: 54 grams and total beaded length: 69cm/27.2in. Free insured shipping.
Special Offer- reduced m $260 to $220. Good strand of antique gold washed silver beads, from Kandy, Sri Lanka, circa 19th century. Some losses to gilt (see enlargements), the small spacer beads seem to be made from serpentine. Total length: 69cm/27in- see enlargements for scale. 66 grams. Free shipping.
Old, circa 19th century gold washed silver and intense cobalt blue cut crystal, beaded necklace from Kandy, Sri Lanka. Some loss to gilding with a nice toned silver patina. See enlargements for scale and condition. Total length: 54cm/21.2in. .Total silver weight: 51 grams. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.