Berber Pendant from Algeria shaped like a ‘Besakou’

AFP68

210,00 

 

Traditional Berber Pendant in Silver decorated with cloisonnèe enamels.
The shape is a bit unusual and recalls the so called ‘Besakou’ pendant which usually contain sacre verses o magical substances.
It is believed that, along with the ‘Walata Idye’, this jewel originates in Mauritania.

Height
Width
5.3 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Materials
Enamel, Silver and
Country of origin
Algeria

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