Tcherot. Old Tuareg amulet

62,00 €

  • Width 42 mm
  • Height 57 mm
  • Weight 16 grs

MA0214-646

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-.