Tcherot. Old Tuareg amulet

62,00 €

  • Lenght 75 mm
  • Width 58 mm
  • Weight 32 grs.


An old Tuareg silver and copper amulet (tcherot) from Mali. It is ornated with nice engravings affording protection to the wearer. It would have also contain some verses from the Quran or other protective writings to ward off bad influences and evil. Superb patina. Other denominations: -gris-gris-, -kitab-, -gri-gri-.