OLD TOUAREG PENDANT

This high grade silver pendant from the mid 20th century is called a Tcherot, which means “letter” or “message” in the Touareg language.

It contains a sheet of paper on which some verses of the Koran are written.

It is worn as a protection from the evil eye, curses, diseases and also for good luck.

The Touareg are a nomadic people living in the western Sahara.

Their silversmiths are well known to produce beautiful jewellery using ancient techniques such as the lost wax method, forging and chiselling.

Size: 70*80cm

OLD TOUAREG PENDANT

SKU: CO28.229
R2 195,00Price