Berber Cross - Boghdad

Boghdad n. 21 – South Morocco

1970'-1980'. Silver, cm. 6,3 x 5,2 (3.11" x 2.55"); gr. 40,9 (3.53 oz.). Fine Work The Imazighen (singular Amazigh) also known as the Berbers are among the original peoples of North Africa. Their myths, legends and history span 9,000 years, back to the Proto-Mediterraneans. They have achieved unity by keeping up their unique language and...

Boghdad n. 20 – Mauritania

1970. Silver filigree (gr. 20,1 - 0.70 oz.). Size: cm. 6,7 long x 6,5 width (2.63" x 2.55"). 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...

Boghdad n. 19 – Mauritania

1970. Gilded copper (gr. 16,6 - 0.58 oz.). Size: cm. 5,2 x 5,0 (2.04" x 1.96"). 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...

Boghdad n. 18 – Tiznit Region, South Morocco

20th century. Silver, green, blue and yellow enamel (gr. 28,5 - 1.00 oz.). Size: cm. 5,9 x 4,1 (2.32" x 1.61"). Fine work. 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...

Boghdad n. 17 – South Morocco

1970. Silver (gr. 39,7 - 1.40 oz.). Size: cm. 7,1 x 6,3 (2.79" x 2.48"). 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...

Boghdad n. 16 – South Morocco

1970'. Silver (gr. 34,5 - 1.21 oz.). The necklace is cm. 64 long (25.19"). The Boghdad cross is cm. 5,0 x 5,1 (1.96" x 2.00"). 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....

Boghdad n. 15 – South Morocco

1970. Silver (gr. 54,5 - 1.92 oz.). Size: cm. 8,0 x 7,1 (3.14" x 2.79"). Western Anti Atlas Mountains, Morocco 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...

Boghdad n. 14 – South Morocco

Mid 20th century. Tribal metal, enamel (gr. 46,1 - 1.62 oz.). Size: cm. 8,2 x 7,5 (3.22" x 2.95"). 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...

Boghdad n. 13 – South Morocco

Mid 20th century or earlier. Silver (gr. 20,7 - 0.73 oz.). Size: cm. 5,1 x 5,1 (2.00" x 2.00"). 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...

Boghdad n. 12 – South Morocco

1960-1970. Silver, green and yellow enamel, glass and amazonite beads, braided leather (gr. 100,3 - 3.53 oz.). The Boghdad is cm. 7,9 x 6,5 (3.11" x 2.55"). A stunning complete piece from Ait Herbil people. 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...