the ram`s head means 800/1000 grade of silver. The style of the patterns are urban and often from the region of Essouira and Rabat, but meanwhile you can find it all over Morocco.
I'm feeling like a hajja this morning! Just back from some extensive travelling with my family - Agadir to Merzouga to Chefchaouen to Essaouira - and so happy to have picked up this piece! The markings indicate made in Sale in 1921. I am in love.
"Thank you so much Alaa Eddine. Your explanation makes me want to expand my ring collection even though I never wear them. But since I already have more children than rings... ;) Thank you though for taking the time for that."
"It is very tricky to symbold everywhere, for sometimes only the aesthetics have motivated the smith and the owner .
These are women rings and as such their possible symbolism could be remated to fertility.
The more the bezel is pointed and…"