A 'house symbol' that is hung in the house as a protective amulet. In the 'Hand of Fatima' ('Hamza') form. Cast and engraved silver, with black inlay (niello) of rich, geometrical-floral decoration. A second, small 'Hand of Fatima' with a similar pattern hangs on a central knob. Type: Marrakech. 1st half of the 20th century. Dimensions: 15 x 8 cm. (ME)
Public Viewing: 24.03. - 02.04.2012 Category:Tribal Art
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