Berber Necklace


CRK 1113-2

Moroccan Berber Amber Necklace, Atlas Mountains, Marocco

50 beads – 700 gram

Vintage item from the 1950s

Jewelry is important to the whole Berber family. It is the husband who buys the jewelry for his wife, and it serves as a social emblem identifying prestige and class. In times of financial trouble, the husband may choose to sell it to supplement income or to trade for a bigger and heavier necklace.

The Berber tribes consider silver more valuable than gold. Opposite the Arab tribes.

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