Antique Omani chain with silver beads

Antique Omani chain with silver beads
  • Description

Common antique Omani chain with silver beads typically worn by little girls. The finial beads are missing. 

Antique Omani silver necklace  

Arab name: Suri Marriya necklace

Period: 1900-1970

Origin: Oman Sur region

References:
  1. Oman Adorned by Pauline Shelton  Robert Richmond / Apex London 1997 page 127 (see photo on that page)
  2. Disappearing treasures of Oman 1998 by Avelyn Foster p 48
  3. Traditional silver jewelry and handicrafts from Oman 2009 by Jean Greffioz p 47 photo 4.4