This is a huge Yemeni belt in high grade silver with mysterious symbols. (See more photos in the comments) Featuring coin pendants strung on silver chains with profuse bells. Each coin shape is marked differently. Some have glass stones: red, purple, blue, green, and clear. Some are castings of a 1912 gold sovereign showing St George slaying the dragon. Some have strange markings including cross-hatches, the roman numerals "X B V" and floral shapes. One coin is marked with David's star.
1st AD Roman pressed glass bottle. 7.2 x 4 x 4 cm (2 7/8" x 1 5/8" x 1 5/8"). Gift of George Schneider, 1891.24
St. Giorgio / St. George
Lexington Union Station open 8-4-1907 w/arrival of Chesapeake & Ohio pass train No.24, fronted Main St, west of Walnut St, which is now Martin Luther King. Ext. red & yellow brick, green & red glass, lobby in center rotunda (50'x80'w/central dome 50' high), Roman arch ceiling & 6 oak waiting benches. 05-09-1957 last pass. train departs (Chesapeake & Ohio's George Washington). Station closed due to high overhead & low pass. travel, and in March 1960 building demolished. photo taken…