Scarce bossed bracelets (constructed from 3 bracelets) very heavy. Matching pair. These bracelets were typically worn by married women or girls form the age of fourteen savings. Heavy set of silver bracelets, rare to find. 11 cm High, Diameter 7 cm. Total weight 750 grams.
Wangemann (ref 8 page 11) describes in 1890 the jewellery offered the (fruit) market in Zanzibar town including large bracelets made of flat silver decorated with large points according to the Arab taste.
The sharp points of the bracelets below have been worn off, over time.