Antique Ottoman Turkish Empire Jewelry, Wide 900 Silver and Turquoise Bracelet
Antique Ottoman Turkish Empire Jewelry Art, Wide 900 Sterling Silver And Turquoise Seeds Panel Bracelet, Vintage 1920s Middle East Islamic Folk Souvenirs
Wonderful piece of jewelry for collectors of islamic art; antique 1920s wide panel link bracelet made in the Ottoman Turkish Empire as a souvenir. This massive bracelet is made with 900 sterling silver and is stamped on each panel. It features what looks like the Blue mosque in Istanbul, Turkey. The mosque is cut out in silver in a 3D design and is framed by cannetille geometric design and blue seed beads accents. Other panels feature the Arabic phrase "Mashallah" (Arabic: ما شاء الله), meaning "God has willed" or "as God willing".
This piece is a rare find for collectors and persons who can appreciate the excellence of the filigree work, a true impressive handmade work. In a very good vintage condition, still with the old patina adding to it vintage charm!
Length 6.8" inches or 17.3 cm / Width 1.14" inches or 2.9 cm / Weights 31 grams / All measurements are approximate