Large Vintage Tuareg Silver and Carnelian Tanfouk/Talhakimt Ceremonial Ring
An impressive large silver Tuareg ring with carnelian tanfouk/talhakimt, made in Mali in the 1980s, and often used as a special ceremonial piece.
This high-quality silver ring features geometric etched motifs and depictions of ‘the evil eye’, perceived to protect the wearer from harm. A real statement piece.
Photo props are not included.
Silver (tested) & carnelian
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Fisher, A. (1998). Africa Adorned. New York: H. Abrams, p214