An empty silver thorn tweezer holder

Tweezer
  • Description

 

Common Omani silver manqash.  An empty silver tweezer holder

 

 

Arab Name: Manqash (Ref 2: Carter)

Period: 1850-1950

Origin: Oman Sur?

    References:
  1. Oman Adorned by Pauline Shelton  Robert Richmond / Apex London 1997 p 193
  2. Carter Tribes in Oman p 168
  3. Silver jewellery of Oman by Jehan S Rajab 1997 p17
  4. Traditional silver jewelry and handicrafts from Oman 2009 by Jean Greffioz p139