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Antique Berber Amulets & Silver Beads, Morocco

Antique Berber Amulets & Silver Beads, Morocco

South Africa | Woman's dance necklace; glass beads, fiber, brass buttons | ca. 1933 or earlier | Possibly made by the Xhosa (Tsolo, Eastern Cape) or (Griqualand East, KwaZulu Natal) people

South Africa | Woman's dance necklace; glass beads, fiber, brass buttons | ca. 1933 or earlier | Possibly made by the Xhosa (Tsolo, Eastern Cape) or (Griqualand East, KwaZulu Natal) people

South Africa | Necklace from the Zulu people | Glass beads, metal and fiber | Collected by James Waldie, in South Africa between 1893 and 1902.

South Africa | Necklace from the Zulu people | Glass beads, metal and fiber | Collected by James Waldie, in South Africa between 1893 and 1902.

by Anna Holland | Necklace; antique blue Hebron beads made in the Middle East from Dead Sea salts and sand (often traded in Africa), two collectible antique "end of day" beads, thought to be made from glass fragments cleaned up by beadmakers at the end of each day, a jasper bead, a large old stone bead, and amber/brown-colored pitted glass beads found in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. Silver cones and sterling silver hook and eye clasp | 425$

by Anna Holland | Necklace; antique blue Hebron beads made in the Middle East from Dead Sea salts and sand (often traded in Africa), two collectible antique "end of day" beads, thought to be made from glass fragments cleaned up by beadmakers at the end of each day, a jasper bead, a large old stone bead, and amber/brown-colored pitted glass beads found in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. Silver cones and sterling silver hook and eye clasp | 425$

Africa | Ornament from the Tiv people of Nigeria | Glass beads, coins and cord | L:12.5 W:70 [in CM] | ca. 1984 or earlier

Africa | Ornament from the Tiv people of Nigeria | Glass beads, coins and cord | L:12.5 W:70 [in CM] | ca. 1984 or earlier

Oromo Beaded necklace: Height 62 cm - 24.4 inch.  Maasai Beaded Earlobe Earring flap: Height 16 cm - 6.3 inch. Width 5,5 cm - 2.17 inch. Maa...

Oromo Beaded necklace: Height 62 cm - 24.4 inch. Maasai Beaded Earlobe Earring flap: Height 16 cm - 6.3 inch. Width 5,5 cm - 2.17 inch. Maa...

Africa | Woman's armbags from the Kirdi people of Northern Cameroon | Glass beads, cowrie shells and fiber | 20th century

Africa | Woman's armbags from the Kirdi people of Northern Cameroon | Glass beads, cowrie shells and fiber | 20th century

Zulu Beaded Lace Necklace

Zulu Beaded Lace Necklace

by Anna Holland | Old round silver niello worked pendants from Morocco, that hand grom 9 strands of old Venetian Whitehearts that were probably traded into Africa in the early 1900s.  Silver heishi from Kenya, silver cones and sterling silver clasp | 695$

by Anna Holland | Old round silver niello worked pendants from Morocco, that hand grom 9 strands of old Venetian Whitehearts that were probably traded into Africa in the early 1900s. Silver heishi from Kenya, silver cones and sterling silver clasp | 695$

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