necklace (neck ornament (personal adornment))

This is said to be very old ("très ancien"), though the exact age could not be given. Certainly the style is old and usually not made nowadays. It consists of a main triangular silver plate which is engraved with geometrical shapes, and tubular silver beads (taduft) and round or polygonal black onyx beads. The tubular silver beads are threaded in a way to form triangles.

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