Old Moroccan Silver Khamsa (Hamsa)
An unusual mid-century high-grade silver khamsa with slender fingers, scrolling detail and a central green aventurine (quartz) stone. A solid piece, medium in size, strung on cord. Genuine khamsa such as this one are now increasingly difficult to find in Morocco.
High-grade silver & green aventurine
7.4 cm (h) x 3.8 cm (w)
Gharib, K. (2012). La Main au Maroc. Paris: Somogy