A knife set, equipped with a pair of chopsticks, a tinder pouch, a pair of belt pendants and two toggles. 19th century, Mongolian. Silver, coral, turquoise, steel, ivory, wood and leather. Private collection
Gold jewel set with two onyx cameo busts of Louis XIII (1601-1643) and Anne of Austria (1601-1666) facing towards each other within a frame of acanthus leaves, interspersed with table-cut diamonds and surmounted by a Royal crown, similarly-set. French, 2nd half of the 17th century.
A decorative Mongolian silver crown. Stockholm museum
Tsuba (sword guard) by Kaga Goto (Edo period), Japan 雲龍図鐔 加賀後藤
A pair of Uzemchin Mongol hair cases, 19th c Private collection
hashioki--chopstick rest--aesthetically pleasing and functional!
Silver belt pendant, coral inset, Mongol 19th century. Private collection
Mongolia | Old silver and coral hair ornament | POR