Turkmen Plateau Necklace
Turkman jewelry, even from a variety of tribal groups has a very strong and repetitive aesthetic. This Tekke piece is quite unique in the delicate nature of the pendants and the easy drape to the necklace, making it one of the most wearable pieces I've seen.
Material: Sterling silver, carnelian, coral, gold wash
Measurements: 20" inter. circ. pendant 2.5"L 3"W
Age: C. 1940