Ethnic Jewels | Berber Silver Pendant decorated in niello

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190,00 

 

Berber Silver Pendant with an unique shape highlighted by the beautiful decoration in niello, which enhances the geometric motif, a design dear to all the craftsmen of the region.
In the African jewels of Islamic origin, the decorations have always to be linear and floral themed, but stylized nevertheless.
The niello, an ancient technique created and used by the Egyptians, is used to highlight the incisions made using a mixture of black-colored metals to form a layer of fouling.

Height
Width
6.3 cm
Materials
Sterling Silver
Country of origin
Morocco