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Africa | Pair of silver & coral fibulae. The metal is old coin silver, which is a high silver-content metal derived from melting down old European silver coins. The craftsmanship is traditional Berber.

Africa | Pair of silver & coral fibulae. The metal is old coin silver, which is a high silver-content metal derived from melting down old European silver coins. The craftsmanship is traditional Berber.

Kabyle silver, enamel and coral Fibula. Algeria | © Kim Price

Kabyle silver, enamel and coral Fibula. Algeria | © Kim Price

Necklace from the Kabylie people of Algeria | Silver, coral and enamel | 1800€ ~ Sold

Necklace from the Kabylie people of Algeria | Silver, coral and enamel | 1800€ ~ Sold

A large, heavy fibula (ibzimen), late 19th, early 20th cent. from Kabylia, Algeria. Silver and coral | 2 very similar examples are pictured on page 53 of The Splendor of Ethnic jewelry by Borel-Taylor

A large, heavy fibula (ibzimen), late 19th, early 20th cent. from Kabylia, Algeria. Silver and coral | 2 very similar examples are pictured on page 53 of The Splendor of Ethnic jewelry by Borel-Taylor

Africa | Four 'crosses' from the Tuareg people of Niger | Silver alloy (Thaler coin silver), some strung on leather

Africa | Four 'crosses' from the Tuareg people of Niger | Silver alloy (Thaler coin silver), some strung on leather

Africa | Old 'Achrour' Kabyles necklace.  Silver, enamel, Mediterranean coral.   From Beni Yenni, Great Kabylia | © Ait Ouakli. achetée en kabylie et passé pas mal de temps pour la restaurer

Africa | Old 'Achrour' Kabyles necklace. Silver, enamel, Mediterranean coral. From Beni Yenni, Great Kabylia | © Ait Ouakli. achetée en kabylie et passé pas mal de temps pour la restaurer

Africa | Silver, coral and enamel Tabzimt Fibula. Algeria, Grand Kabylie region of Beni Yeni | 500 € ~ sold

Africa | Silver, coral and enamel Tabzimt Fibula. Algeria, Grand Kabylie region of Beni Yeni | 500 € ~ sold

Morocco | Pair of Fibula from Tiznit | Silver, enamel and carnelian.

Morocco | Pair of Fibula from Tiznit | Silver, enamel and carnelian.

Algerie ,chaine (GLADA)avec amulettes (herz) et fibules (khlalates)

Algerie ,chaine (GLADA)avec amulettes (herz) et fibules (khlalates)

Africa | A collection of Tuareg Crosses. Niger. | Tuareg crosses, now worn by women as pendants around the neck, were originally worn by men, passed down from father to son when the boy reached puberty | Most of the cross designs are named after oasis towns or mountains between Agadez in Niger and the Hoggar Mountains in the north, with the Agadez (Tuareg capital) being the best known of all the crosses.

Africa | A collection of Tuareg Crosses. Niger. | Tuareg crosses, now worn by women as pendants around the neck, were originally worn by men, passed down from father to son when the boy reached puberty | Most of the cross designs are named after oasis towns or mountains between Agadez in Niger and the Hoggar Mountains in the north, with the Agadez (Tuareg capital) being the best known of all the crosses.