Antique Silver Niello Pendant, Ida ou Nadif, Morocco
Antique high-quality silver pendant made by the Ida ou Nadif tribe in the Anti-Atlas Mountains of Morocco. The pendant is a traditional shape and has niello patterns and bezel-set red glass in both the main circular disc and on the dangles. In good condition commensurate with age. At some point in its lifetime the bail has been replaced to enable the pendant to be worn.
Photo props are not included.
High-grade silver & glass
9.0 cm (h) x 5.0 cm (w)
Draguet, M. and Merode, N., 2020. Berber Memories. Yale University Press, p333-336