Arab bracelet (?) Help

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mkad
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Arab bracelet (?) Help

Postby mkad » Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:23 pm

This looks like a bracelet, it's the size of a bangle, but it's very rigid. I don't know what this is, but the stamps on it are weird.
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The back of it is blank.
The front of it is covered with stamps, most of them are identical Arabic (I apologize if this is upside down)
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But the last two stamps have an H and an M intersecting in a triangle, and beside the HM is a apparently viking ship under a crown.
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Does anyone know what this is, what the stamps represent, or at least what the Arabic says?

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Re: Arab bracelet (?) Help

Postby dognose » Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:36 pm

Hi,

It's Libyan.

Trev.

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Re: Arab bracelet (?) Help

Postby dragonflywink » Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:52 am

It's a head ornament, one of a pair that would hang from the sides of a traditional headdress...

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