"hello Betty yes it is possibl from tbessa or regions round. tey are actualy worn in tunisia and lybia too
i make it short, i have only few mn but later on, i come to you with more details. tbessa is a city in the aures,the inhabitants are chawi and…"
"thank you Betty. the lady wanted a ring semilar to yours and one taureg / fulani old ring / hair ring . i got some fotos from the net and a wish to have more surface for light and make them shiny in the sun.
the decoration has to be less or thinn in…"
"nice colection mustafa. i actualy always get confused in this pieces. i could never know exactly if theyx are from aures,tunisia or lybia.but in the past, they were all connected and the market eloued in Lageria,tunis and tripoli was very closly…"
"great post Lynn. i totaly agree with the posts and work of Marjorie Ransom, many scholars and colectors see it different but my opinion is that she is the best i know about in the area.
we hear a lot and we see a lot about yemen jewelry but i know…"
"Wow,nice piece, very special with the amulett (coran thron verset )
I agree with the rest of members that throw your posts, we get a vieuw of complet other jewelry that is very less documented. Great to have this chance
"i agree with you and all the civilisations before us . the pharaos went crazy the first time saw it and sent immediatly expedition to the balticum to find more and make contacts. the romains built their famous highway until the north of europe and…"
Thank you! My photo was for a fashion shoot so the earring is upside down. I'll be adding photos soon. Some are digital but most are "photographs" since I've been collecting a long time and need to be converted to disc.