Hirz. Berber silver enamel talisman pendant.
Width: 24 mm
Height: 31 mm
Weight: 10 grs
A lovely old Berber silver and enamel talisman -hirz- pendant from the area of Tiznit-Tafraoute in Western Anti Atlas in Southern Morocco. It would contain some verses from the Holy Quran to protect its owner from evil. Most likely a part of a necklace or a headdress. Other denominations: -herz-, -kitab-, -gris-gris. Very original design.