This exquisite antique GHAU Ornament is worn on a necklace in Tibet / Spiti / Ladakh / Sikkim
The openable box is used to keep holy grains or other holy objects.
Made of Silver alloy.
Turquoise and Carnelian.
These are rarely seen in the market as these are revered objects and Buddhists are a very spiritual group.
Early - mid 20th century.