Old Silver Tuareg Cross of Agadez, Niger
An old silver Tuareg cross of Agadez, made in the 1960s in Niger, featuring an etched design on silver. A cross such as this was passed from father to son at the age of puberty as a protective pendant on his future travels. A very wearable symbolic pendant in good vintage condition.
Photo props are not included.
5.6 cm (h) x 3.4 cm (w)
Fisher, A. (1998). Africa Adorned. New York: H. Abrams, p. 211