Small Tuareg design brass, copper and silver metal and cotton necklace

This stunning handcrafted North African Tuareg pendant has been crafted from brass, copper and silver metal. This eye catching piece is known as a 'Tcherot', a talisman worn for protection by both men and women. It has been strung on cotton. The reverse of the pendant is also engraved. The Tuareg people were the craftspeople of North Africa, who produced the arms for warriors, tools for agriculture and striking jewellery such as this piece, for adornment. An engraving tool has been used by the artisan to create the geometric forms which adorn this lovely piece. This is a unique piece, age unknown. Weight: 36grams Length: 75cm  


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