This is a rare example of an early to mid 20th century North Indian beaded bracelet with cast high grade silver beads. The beads have silver elements holding them into the thick cotton thread. this culminates in a circular fastening bead. The black and metalic gold thread is in perfect condition, no snags or breakages. There are some dents in the beads themselves and one hole in a bead. Please examine the photographs.
These bracelets are typical of the Punjab and Himachal Pradesh.
total length 21 cms (just over 8 inches)
Diameter when closed 6 cms