Pair of large brooches of embossed silver and enamel
Origin: Tiznit - Southern Morocco (Berber people)
These brooches are 800 degree minimum silver
Finely embossed, enamelled and decorated with coloured glass.
Width: 11.2 cm
Height: 18.5 cm with buckle and pin
Total weight: 131.678 g
The brooches are an essential part of feminine ornamentation. The are worn in pairs as coat closures.
pretty good condition (missing enamel on the cabochons and heavy use at the extremities of the rings.)
Authentic collector's items (!)
The Splendour of Ethnic Jewellery - France Borel (T&H editor) page 45
Jewellery of Morocco (From High Atlas to the Valley of the Draa)
Marie-Rose Rabaté (ACR Edition) - page 26 according to the last photo
Careful packaging, tracked shipping.
- Total nr of items
- Region/ country
- Silver +800
- Early 20th century
- Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 18.5×11.2×0 cm
- 131.67 g