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Large Vintage Silver Hamsa, South Morocco

£195.00

A large vintage high-grade silver (tested) hamsa from the south of Morocco, made circa 1990. It has an unusual angular shape and is highly decorative. At the centre is a fibula (traditional Moroccan pin that ties clothing together) protected by two traditional Berber daggers known as ‘koummya’. A beautiful hamsa full of rich symbolism. Collectible.

Date:

1990s

Material:

High-grade silver

Dimensions:

9.2 cm (h) x 5.6 cm (w)

Weight:

44 g

Ref:

KHA-570

References:

Gharib, K. (2012). La Main au Maroc. Paris: Somogy.