VINTAGE KUCHI COIN PENDANT NECKLACES

A BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE KUCHI COIN PENDANT WITH RED GLASS CENTRE. 
SIZES: 18MM DIAMETER WITH 5MM BALE. WITH A PETITE CORNFLOWER BLUE CHALCEDONY GEMSTONE TEARDROP BRIOLETTE PENDANT ON 24K GOLD CAP. 
ALL ON A SILVER PLATE CHAIN. 
 

A BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE KUCHI COIN PENDANT WITH GREEN GLASS CENTRE. 
SIZES: 22MM DIAMETER WITH 5MM BALE. WITH A PETITE GREEN ONYX CHALCEDONY GEMSTONE TEARDROP BRIOLETTE PENDANT ON 24K GOLD CAP. 
ALL ON A SILVER PLATE CHAIN. 

 


 

A BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE KUCHI COIN PENDANT WITH RED GLASS CENTRE. SIZES: 18MM DIAMETER WITH 5MM BALE. WITH A PETITE CORNFLOWER BLUE CHALCEDONY GEMSTONE TEARDROP BRIOLETTE PENDANT ON 24K GOLD CAP. ALL ON A SILVER PLATE CHAIN. EACH PENDANT NECKLACE IS COMPLETELY UNIQUE AND COMES BEAUTIFULLY WRAPPED IN IT'S OWN HAND STAMPED MUSLIN POUCH. KUCHI HISTORY: WITH A HISTORY DATING BACK 3000 YEARS, KUCHI JEWELLERY IS A TRADITIONAL ETHNIC STYLE OF JEWELLERY ASSOCIATED WITH THE KUCHI TRIBE OF AFGHANISTAN. ALSO KNOWN AS PASHTUN OR PAKHTOON PEOPLE. KUCHI TRIBESPEOPLE ARE NOMADIC GYPSIES FROM THE MOUNTAINOUS REGIONS OF SOUTHERN AND EASTERN AFGHANISTAN, AND MORE RECENTLY PAKISTAN. FOR CENTURIES, THE KUCHI TRIBE TRAVELLED FREELY ACROSS THE BORDERS OF THE MIDDLE EAST AND CENTRAL ASIA, AND WERE ONCE THE MOST PROLIFIC GROUP OF MERCHANTS WHO TRAVELLED THE OLD TRADE ROUTES OF THE REGION.