African Tribal Art - Khomsa, Tunis, Tunisia

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Tunis, Tunisia
Silver, gold, freshwater pearls, ruby and diamond chips
Early to mid-20th century
2-7/8" (7.3 cm) high, .75" (2 cm) wide

This type of khomsa is difficult to find in the souks at present. They have a Victorian feel to them and were made in Tunis as protective amulets.


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