African Tribal Art - Coral Necklace, Anti Atlas Mountains, Morocco

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Coral necklace
Western Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Coral, enamel, metal, silver beads
28" (71 cm) long, pendant is 2.5" (6.3 cm) wide
Early 20th century
The ovoid central element in this old coral necklace is called a tagamout bead, which symbolizes fertility.


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