In these earrings the silver filigree and granulation technique approaches the red coral from the Mediterranean sea, a material really appreciated by the peoples of central Asia for its supposed superstitious virtues. Length. cm. 4
- Origin: Uzbekist
Bibliografia: A. Van Cutsem, Orecchini d’Africa, d’Asia e d’America, Skira 2001, p.88; C. Del Mare, Il corallo nell’ornamento dell’Asia islamica, Electa Napoli 2001, p. 58.