Vintage silver Saharan 'mizam' bracelet from Guelmim
Authentic vintage silver (tested) bracelet – mizam – from Guelmim, made by artisans circa 1950. This stunning hinged bracelet is heavy with a beautiful traditional design, tribal markings and raised granulation. Worn traditionally by Saharwi Guedra dancers. Absolutely beautiful and very wearable.
Inner dia. 60 mm
Band width: 21mm
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