Old Berber Earrings – Hilal – Silver and Mediterranean Coral – Morocco
Early to mid 20th century. Silver, mediterranean coral grams 12,5 (0.44 oz); cm. 7,8 high x cm. 2,3 width (3.07″ x 0.91”).
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.
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