perfume container

Concave round silver locket hinged with two small pendants one of which is loose. "Tribal in origin (probably Quashgai or Khamseh), frequently worn suspended between the breasts by the tribal ladies, and sometimes being attached to the toe-rings for use in the 'anderun' or harem."

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