Old Moroccan Silver 'Hand of Fatima' Khamsa (Hamsa) with Brass Salamander
Old, high-grade silver khamsa from Essaouira, Morocco, adorned with a central brass salamander. The pattern on the hand depicts floral tendrils. The salamander is a protective symbol, perceived to protect the wearer from all harm. Beautiful and unusual. Genuine old khamsa such as this one are now increasingly difficult to find in Morocco. This beautiful pendant will be supplied with a simple leather cord so you can wear it straight away.
High-grade silver & brass
5.7 cm (h) x 3.6 cm (w)