A vintage pair of Tekke, Turkmen womens silver cuffs - For Sale
A vintage pair of Tekke, Turkmen womens silver cuffs
A pair of early 20th C, gilt silver cuffs called bilezik, with carnelian cabochons set in five bands. The background of each band is incised with traditional scrolls which were enhanced by fired gold gilt. The gilt now somewhat worn from use. An original. hand crafted pair of good quality silver, which adorned a Tekke woman before collection. 1900-1920. 1.25" in length, 2.5" in diameter.