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 Antique Ethnic jewellery of Morocco and the Sahara.

Amazigh silver brings you a wonderful and diverse North African jewellery selection.

These stunning adornments are gathered personally by Sarah Corbett as she travels Morocco

searching for rare jewels, elements for jewellery designers, collectable beads, and antique textiles.

This Ethnic jewellery shop is a treasure trove for the ethnic and tribal jewellery collector.

From bracelets to fibula, khamsas to textiles, step inside to enjoy browsing the jewels on offer.

To make a purchase e mail sarah@berbersilver.com or use the contact page.

A silver Antique bead from Akka.

A silver Antique bead from Akka.

A silver Antique bead from Akka. some granulation missing at one end. 2.5 cm long £24

A low grade silver cuff from India / Pakistan

A low grade silver cuff from India / Pakistan

A low grade silver cuff from India / Pakistan interesting closure in third of the piece 6 cm inner diameter £45

Melhaff Scarf

Melhaff Scarf

A salt dyed Scarf from Mali or Mauritania. Melhaff means salt. in wonderful shades of orange and deep purple, with intricate tie dye designs. 217 cm long 75 cm wide £24    

A very rare headdress adornment from Fes.

A very rare headdress adornment from Fes.

A very rare headdress adornment from Fes. Associated with fertility rituals. The piece has 7 coral drops all on the original chains. The hallmarks are very early Fes marks 1887. Weight 23 g 4.1 cm long Would make a rare and unique pendant, and has 7 suspension points around base for any creative additions! £125

A bead from the Rif mountains of Morocco

A bead from the Rif mountains of Morocco

Low grade silver bead from the Rif Mountains of Morocco 8.5 cm drop 3.6 cm diameter £24

Houaffer pendant

Houaffer pendant

small and very worn silver Houaffer pendant 4.3 cm long £16

A small selection of Kiffa beads

A small selection of Kiffa beads

A small selection of Mauritanian Antique KIffa beads includes. one triangular bead 18 mm long in good condition three tiny blue core beads with red and white decor up to 7 mm diameters one scissored bead 14 mm diameter and unusual bead, which was heat damaged during production one striped round kiffa bead 9 mm…

Harratine Gris Gris goddess pendant

Harratine Gris Gris goddess pendant

An extremely rare and beautiful gris gris pendant from Foum Zguid/ in the form of a goddess and made with large chunks of branch coral, silver beads, 16 th century dutch glass beads, shells, coins and a 1930.s phenolic resin bead. 12.5 cm long 98 g P O A Code : HGG001

West African spiked earring

West African spiked earring

West African spiked earring with glass beads 6.5 cm wide £35

An especially beautiful bracelet from Yemen / Oman.

An especially beautiful bracelet from Yemen / Oman.

An especially beautiful bracelet from Yemen / Oman. 51g 5.8 cm inner diameter £220

Four coral beads

Four coral beads

Four Moroccan Antique coral beads up to 2.2 cm long 5 g £35 the lot

Ida ou Nadif Niello pendant

Ida ou Nadif Niello pendant

Ida ou Nadif Niello pendant 3.1 cm long £15

An antique silver pendant

An antique silver pendant

An antique silver pendant 3.7 cm long £24

Beautiful earrings from Afghanistan

Beautiful earrings from Afghanistan

Beautiful earrings from Afghanistan silver 8 cm long £60

Syrian Bajuband

Syrian Bajuband

Syrian Bajuband An antique silver articulated Bajuband, worn on the upper arm as a protective ‘shield’ against harm. A finely etched piece with protective scripts related to a battle. 14 cm long 4.6 cm wide £180

Antique Leather bag

Antique Leather bag

A finely Embossed Antique Leather bag from Morocco. With inner pockets and beautiful toggle ring closures. I was recently told by a Moroccan academic that these smaller bags were given to young men for their first visit to Mosque to hold a Koran. This fine example is on an original antique silk cord. the suspending loop…

A superb Mauritanian Khal khal.

A superb Mauritanian Khal khal.

A superb Mauritanian Khal khal. A tiny example. Inner diameter 6 cm front plaque 3.3 cm sq 50g £165 Code TU004

A Henna cloth

A Henna cloth

A genuine Antique Fine example of an Anti Atlas Henna cloth. Circa 1940. With original henna designs and intricate detailing within the body of the piece. There is wear which is to be expected of a piece of this age, and overall is in great order. Original pieces are now very rare to find in…

Earpick and Nail cleaner in the form of a sword pendant

Earpick and Nail cleaner in the form of a sword pendant

Earpick and Nail cleaner in the form of a sword pendant 8.3 cm long £20

Soussi metal cuff

Soussi metal cuff

Soussi metal cuff These rural cuffs have been disregarded and melted until recently. They are becoming less common in the market due to this. Time to preserve a few! 6.2cm inner diameter 2.4cm wide. £15

Serrouchen child’s Antique leather bag.

Serrouchen child’s Antique leather bag.

A Serrouchen dyed and scored antique leather bag from Morocco. With inner pockets and the typical castellated edging to the front panel. I was recently told by a Moroccan academic that these smaller bags were given to young men for their first visit to Mosque to hold a Koran. The leathers are dyed in red and yellow,…

Tagmout bead

Tagmout bead

A beautiful antique Tagmout bead from Tiznit This bead originally had hanging bails , but these have been removed ( this can be seen in the pic. 47 mm long£80 plus shipping at cost Please e mail sarah@berbersilver.com to make a purchase.

A Thai Hill tribe headdres, Akha , Ba du

A Thai Hill tribe headdres, Akha , Ba du

A vintage headdress / hat made for tourist sale rather than tribal use. in great condition all complete including inner descriptive tag from the Thai hill tribes craft federation length 30.5 cm including the chin strap £45 plus shipping at cost Please e mail sarah@berbersilver.com to make a purchase.

A rare Tuareg goddess pendant

A rare Tuareg goddess pendant

A rare Tuareg goddess pendant as worn in the hair this example is decorated front and back 2.5 cm long £48

A pair of antique coral beads from Morocco

A pair of antique coral beads from Morocco

A pair of antique coral beads from Morocco 2 cm long each 10g £70 the pair

Faux Amber

Faux Amber

superb graduated variegated faux amber strand 65 cm long 40 cm beaded circumference of centre bead 8.9 cm £45

Venetian glass Millefiore beads

Venetian glass Millefiore beads

  19 Venetian glass Millefiore beads slices up to 1.1 cm long each great for designers to add a splash of authentic colour! Circa 1900 on a raffia strand. £28

A large Turkish pendant  strung on very early red green heart trade beads

A large Turkish pendant strung on very early red green heart trade beads

A necklace from my personal collection. A large Turkish pendant  strung on very early red green heart trade beads adjustable length with a tassel of trade beads . £250

A Mauritanian silver and wood boghdod cross pendant

A Mauritanian silver and wood boghdod cross pendant

A Mauritanian silver and wood boghdod cross pendant 3.3 cm long £30

Fulani bronze earrings with matching nosering

Fulani bronze earrings with matching nosering

Antique pair of ( not modern repros) Fulani bronze earrings with matching nosering These have been cleaned a little! 3 cm diameter £80 the set

large faux amber bead

large faux amber bead

This very large faux amber bead is a high quality recent production piece from Tarroudant. Diameter 43mm 47g £18

A niello and silver antique ring from the Anti Atlas

A niello and silver antique ring from the Anti Atlas

A niello and silver antique ring from the Anti Atlas Us size 9 £28

Antique Leather bag

Antique Leather bag

A finely Embossed Antique Leather bag from Morocco. With inner pockets and beautiful toggle ring closures. I was recently told by a Moroccan academic that these smaller bags were given to young men for their first visit to Mosque to hold a Koran. This fine example is on an original antique silk cord. the suspending loop…

Beaded Harratine Necklace

Beaded Harratine Necklace

A beaded necklace made from 1920’s Venetian seed beads. A net design with a coin fringe. The coins are Swedish circa 1980 on a nylon thread. 12.3 cm long £36

Khamsa Pendant

Khamsa Pendant

Large khamsa Hallmarked 1925 Marrakech 8.7 cm long £95

A  Yemeni silver granulated box pendant.

A Yemeni silver granulated box pendant.

A  Yemeni silver granulated box pendant. 37mm  long 8 g £20

For purchases please contact sarah@amazighsilver.com