Beautiful Omani (possible - but probably not - Yemeni) amulet box posted by Michael Backman on his website. The coral pendants look good, and fit in well with the necklace of the box is a part, but one suspects that the box may originally have had different (i.e. silver) tassels. Still, such changes are a legitimate part of the history of the piece, which is very effective, showing refinement of silver work actually more characteristic of Yemen than Oman.

Beautiful Omani (possible - but probably not - Yemeni) amulet box posted by…

Yemen | Necklace (mashhatta) from the southern part. ca. early 1900s | Silver, filigree and granulation; corals and Austrian coins

Yemen - silver and Coral necklace

Gorgeous  Antique Yemeni Bawsani Silver and Coral Necklace.

Gorgeous Antique Yemeni Bawsani Silver and Coral Necklace.

Iconic Vintage Ethiopian Silver Cross Earrings SOLD

Iconic Vintage Ethiopian Silver Cross Earrings

Iconic Vintage Ethiopian Silver Cross Earrings by Luxethnik

Greece | Neck ornament of silver wire mesh and applique enamel plaques, semi precious stones and pendants made from foreign coins | This type of ornament is from Thrace and Macedonia | 18th century

Neck ornament of silver wire mesh and applique enamel plaques, semi precious stones and pendants made from foreign coins. This type of ornament is from Thrace and Macedonia.

Silver jewelry from Epirus.

A silver and niello Belt Buckle Provincial - Ottoman, 19th Century

(Pharyah) A silver and niello Belt Buckle Provincial - Ottoman, Century

Greece | Silver belt buckle. Epirus, 19th century | Sold ~ (Oct '14)

Greece | Silver belt buckle. Epirus, 19th century | Sold ~ (Oct '14)

Greece / Thrace | Enamelled and gilded wedding belt, made for a groom to present to his bride | Gilded nickel, gilded silver, enamel and glass paste stones. The metal plates of the belt are attached to woven fabric | 19th century | POR

Enamelled and gilded wedding belt, made for a groom to present to his bride. Gilded nickel, gilded silver, enamel and glass paste stones. The metal plates of the belt are attached to woven fabric.

Antique 19th C Ethnic Greek Macedonian Folk Costume Hammered Silver Belt Buckle | eBay

ANTIQUE 19th C. ETHNIC GREEK MACEDONIAN FOLK COSTUME HAMMERED SILVER BELT BUCKLE

Antique C Ethnic Greek Macedonian Folk Costume Hammered Silver Belt Buckle

Greece | Composite gilt silver bridal breast / chest ornament ~ Katostara ~ with silver clasps, chains and pendant crosses. | From Aidipsos in Euboea,  | 19th century

Greece | Composite gilt silver bridal breast / chest ornament ~ Katostara ~ with silver clasps, chains and pendant crosses. | From Aidipsos in Euboea, | 19th century

A SILVER-GILT SCRIPTURE BOX OTTOMAN GREECE, 19TH CENTURY Of rectangular form, the main panel car...

A SILVER-GILT SCRIPTURE BOX OTTOMAN GREECE, 19TH CENTURY Of rectangular form, the main panel car...

Gilded silver 'kiousteki' from Thessaly. l9th century. The decoration consists of many-petalled filligree rosettes, coloured glass stones and double-headed eagles on the clasp . `Kioustekia', characteristic chain ornaments, accompanied the female Karagouna and Sarakaisani costume as well as the male attire of brigand chiefs in Epirus and Mesolongi. According to use they are divided into 'kioustekia' of the chest and waist.

Gilded silver jewelry from Thessaly. Decorated with lots of filigree rosettes, colored glass.

Silverware - Museum of Greek Folk Art.  The best known silver workshops were set at the mountain villages Syrrako and Kalarites of Pindos range, at Stemnitsa in Peloponnese, at Saframpolis in Asia Minor, at Constantinople, Epirus, Thrace, Ionian Islands, Cyprus.

Silverware - Museum of Greek Folk Art. The best known silver workshops were…

ΛΑΪΚΗ ΠΑΡΑΔΟΣΗ: Το Ελληνικό Παραδοσιακό Κόσμημα

ΛΑΪΚΗ ΠΑΡΑΔΟΣΗ: Το Ελληνικό Παραδοσιακό Κόσμημα

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