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A very unique Handmade 18 karat Gold Moroccan bracelet, the uniqueness of this piece is in the use of Hamsas in the design, Throughout northern Africa, Turkey, and in other parts of the Middle East, Muslims and Jews wear the amulet , "Hand of Fatima" , as jewellery and also for superstitious protection. Fatima was the daughter of the Prophet Muhammad who married Ali, the nephew of the Prophet. From their descendants Shi'a Muslims claim a direct line of authority over Muslims. Miracles were attributed to Fatima, such as when she prayed in the desert, it started raining The hamsa has been variously interpreted by scholars as a Jewish, Christian, or Islamic amulet, and as a pagan fertility symbol. Yet even as the magical form remains shrouded in mystery and scholars debate nearly every aspect of its emergence, it is recognised today as a kabbalistic amulet and as an important symbol in Jewish art. It is quite rare to find this design in a Bracelet, Gold Embossing work combined with the best of Moroccan engraving create this unique one of a kind piece. There is a clear hallmark of the Eagle Head representing 18 karat Gold.

Item ID: vn-108


Gender: Unisex, Age Group: Adult, Color: Gold, Size: Inner circumference - 2 3/8 of an inch ( 63 mm ) Widht of Band - 11/16 of an inch ( 18 mm )

Vintage Moroccan 18 karat Gold Bracelet with Hamsa motif

$3,500 USD

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