Silver and Roman Glass Necklace with Amethyst


Made from silver, antiquity glass and amethyst, this piece was crafted to highlight the layers and colors of the ancient glass while also displaying the detailed Yemenite filigree style.

Necklace chain is 19" long and the largest flower is 1" in diameter with the two flanking being .44" in diameter.

Moshe David is from a long line of jewelers who hailed originally from the Bayhan region in Yemen.  The family immigrated to Israel early part of the 20th century and still crafts today. At the age of 13 Moshe David began his first steps as a silversmith in “Maskit,” as an apprentice to his uncle, the famous artist Moshe Ben David. From his father, the artist Tzadok David, he acquired the traditional Bayhan techniques, including filigree work.


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