Vintage Hazara necklace with large shield-type pendant.
Length: 29 inches
Materials: Mixed Metals
Metal Color: Brassy
Jewel Color: Orange and Green. Smaller ones are red.
Closure: This necklace does not have a hook and ring, but can be slipped over the head to wear.
Linked necklace with sheild-type pendant, jewels and a few hollow dangles for a nice jingle. 29 inches long. Slip over the head to wear, or take a link apart and add a hook and ring of your own. Wear as a necklace or disassemble and use the pendant and chain to make a new and unique piece of jewelry, or add to your dance costume.
The Hazara people are originally from Afghanistan and many are still living there today, but some have migrated due to conflict. Traditional Hazara necklaces reflect an almost modern sensibility with the use of unusually shaped pendants as focal pieces.