Necklaces

Chaplet – Tasbih – Morocco

Chaplet – Tasbih – Morocco

Early to mid 20th century. Wood. Cm 38,5 in length (15.6″) ; gr. 71,8 (2.53 oz.). The chaplet is worn as necklace or as bracelet, but it’s also instrument of prayer, similar to the rosary. Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the […]

Berber Necklace – Gilded Silver Filigree – Mauritania

Berber Necklace – Gilded Silver Filigree – Mauritania

20th century. Gilded silver filigree, glass beads. The necklace is cm. 64,0 long (25,20″); the central talisman is cm. 8,5 high (3.35″).  gr. 44,4 (1.57 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The […]

Tuareg Iwellemmeden Kel-Air Wedding Cross – EGERU / AGERU – Niger

Tuareg Iwellemmeden Kel-Air Wedding Cross – EGERU / AGERU – Niger

1970′. Silver, ismana silver beads, old glass beads. The necklace is cm. 52,0 in lenght (20.47″); grams 87,6 (3.09 oz.). The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost all the middle and western Sahara and the north-central Sahel. They are probably descended from the ancient Libyan people of the kingdom of the Garamantes, described by Herodotus. Tuareg are mostly […]

Berber Necklace – Boghdad Cross – Guelmim Region, Morocco

Berber Necklace – Boghdad Cross – Guelmim Region, Morocco

Old glass beads. The necklace is cm. 54,0 in lenght (21.26″).  Grams 161,1 (5.68 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for the first time after the end of the Roman […]

Berber Necklace – Boghdad – South Morocco

Berber Necklace – Boghdad – South Morocco

Old silver Boghdad crosses, silver beads, Mediterranean coral. The necklace is cm. 52,8 long (20.79″). gr. 100,3 (3.54 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for the first time after the […]

Berber Necklace – Dades Valley, Morocco

Berber Necklace – Dades Valley, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Old maroccan silver coins (19th century), old glass beads. The necklace is cm. 47,5 long (18.70″); grams 94,2 (3.32 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for the first […]

Bone Beads Chaplet – Tasbih – Mali

Bone Beads Chaplet – Tasbih – Mali

N. 100 bone beads; diameter cm. 1,0 (0.39″). The tasbih is cm 64,0 in length (25.20″). Grams 123,0 (4.34 oz.). Perfect conditions. The chaplet is worn as necklace or as bracelet, but it’s also instrument of prayer, similar to the rosary. Please share this content if you like it:

Berber Necklace – Ait Herbil Tribe – Anti Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Berber Necklace – Ait Herbil Tribe – Anti Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Mid 20th century. Old moroccan coins (Empire Cherifien) and french coins (2 Francs), old glass beads. The necklace is cm. 21,0 width x cm. 15,0 high (8.27″ x 5.91″). Grams 223,5 (7.88 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and […]

Berber Necklace – Boghdad – South Morocco

Berber Necklace – Boghdad – South Morocco

Old silver Boghdad crosses, silver beads, Mediterranean coral. The necklace is cm. 57,0 long (22.44″). gr. 56,8 (2.0 oz.). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for the first time after the […]

Berber Necklace – TANFOUK – Guelmim Region, South Morocco

Berber Necklace – TANFOUK – Guelmim Region, South Morocco

  The Tanfouk (carnelian) is cm. 10,3 high x cm. 4,9 width (4.06″ x 1.93″). Old silver beads. Gr. 49,8 (1.76 oz). Berbers are the indigenous ethnic group of North Africa. They are continuously distributed from the Atlantic to the Siwa oasis in Egypt, and from the Mediterranean to the Niger River. The name Berber appeared for the first time […]

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