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Our collections mainly from South East Asia that consists of Bali, Komodo, Flores, Sumba, Alor, Timor, Lombok, Sulawesi, Kalimantan, Papua, Irian, Sumatera and Borneo. Feel free and enjoy browsing our Gallery.
A super rare Vintage Bidayuh Belt made entirely of Sterling Silver Coins, weighing 830 grams! There are no fake coins or artificial silver here, Ive check them thoroughly.
The stretched ogival buckle(also sterling silver) shaped and chased with Ikan Empurau Fish, whereas the belt were of horizontal wire links with alternative silver coins, quantities are as below:
One Dollar Coin(Oldest coin is 1899): 26 pieces
Ten Cent Coin(Commissioners Of Currency Malaya): 25 pieces
Five Cent Coins(Commissioners Of Currency Malaya): 27 pieces
Belt length: 80 cm / 31.5 inches
Belts height: 13 cm / 5.1 inch
After packing: 1.5 kg / 3.3 lb
There may be some missing coins along the belt but nonetheless a highly rated belt, with such class it fits easily into a Museum collection.
Please view my photos below to appreciate, thanks!
I will ship via Registered Mail, 14 working days worldwide, insured.