A marvelous antique Tibetan silver earring with coral and turquoise inlay. Due to the heavy weight of the silver they are typically worn with the support of string tied to the top of the ear. Worn in the Chamdo region of East Tibet and also in central Tibet by men and women. A nice example!
Age: 19th C
Weight: 45.3 grams
Material: Tibetan Silver, Brass Turquoise and Coral
Size: 5.4 inches x 2.3 inches (at widest point)