The Hand of Fatima and two barrels dangle from the large Berber “egg” that is the focal point of this piece. Large copal amber beads, Venetian trade beads, smaller Berber and amber beads and coral-colored glass complete the strand.
Morocco | A strand of fifty-nine ancient amazonite beads from Morocco; Amazonite, along with natural amber and red coral, have been and still are considered the most important beads for the Maghreb and Mauritania traditional cultures. | 1,900$
African Trade Beads picture 3 - Multiple collection picture of some of our stock items which are for sale throughout the website, for Collectors, Designers, Lecturers and Students of African Art and History