Berber Temporal Decoration – Jebel Bani Mountains, South Morocco
1960′. Leather, tribal metal, plastic and agate beads. Gr. 85,1 (3.0 oz.); cm. 27,5 high x cm. 8,7 width (10.83″ x 3.43″).
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 culture which are, like their land, both African and Mediterranean.