Large Vintage Silver Khamsa (Hamsa) with Amber on Leather Cord, Essaouira, Morocco
A large mid-century silver (tested) khamsa with traditional scrolling and floral patterns from Essaouira, Morocco. The khamsa has been strung during its lifetime on leather cord accompanied by three small genuine amber beads. A beautiful pendant. Genuine old khamsa such as this one are now increasingly difficult to find in Morocco.
Photo props are not included.
8.4 cm (h) x 4.5 cm (w)
Gharib, K. (2012). La Main au Maroc. Paris: Somogy.