Antique amber and coral Berber necklace with silver tagemout from Morocco

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A striking and original antique Berber necklace from the Anti-Atlas Mountains. Multiple strands of coral adorn this amazing item, interspersed with genuine natural amber, 'bumble bee' shells and glass/stone beads. Four larger pieces of genuine amber and a silver tagemout (egg) form the central element. Unusual and very beautiful. A museum piece.

Date:

Early 20th century

Material:

Amber, coral, shells, glass and stone beads, silver tagemout

Dimensions:

81.0 cm full length

Weight:

242.0 g

Ref:

NEC-822

References:

Jereb, J. (2015). Arts and Crafts of Morocco. London: Thames and Hudson, pp. 85-86.


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