This polishing stone comes from southern Mauritania near Kiffa. Here pearls were widely manufactured from quartz and agate, some of which were included. The stone is a very fine-grained sandstone that gave the rough pearls a smoothly finished surface after they were drilled and retouched to size by professionals.
Kiffa is still known for its pearls, although it is now more about glass specimens.
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- Prehistoric, Neolithic
- Number of objects
- Neolithic polishing stone with some pearls 82 x 60 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- App.2000 BP
- Good Condition, See Photo