Pair Antique silver Omani bracelets

Antique Omani silver bracelets named Banjiri bu nujum
  • Description

 

Rare pair of antique narrow bossed bracelets Matching pair.  Rare to find such narrow Omani bracelet.  Bosses outside and the inside is smooth / flat which is unusual.  Size: Height 2 cm Diameter 7 cm high 180 grams. 

 

 

 

Arab names: Banjiri bu nujum / Muschawwaka

Period: 1850-1900

Origin: Oman

References:
  1. Oman Adorned by Pauline Shelton  Robert Richmond Miranda Morris / Apex London 1997 p 111;
  2. Disappearing treasures of Oman Avelyn Forster figure 71;
  3. Richardson & Dorr The craft and Heritage of Oman vol 2 page 445 item 059
  4. Islamic rt in Oman page 352