Thirty-eight antique red coral beads from the mediterranean coasts of Morocco. Selected corals of matched intense red color. Sourced in the Tafilalt Valley area in South East Morocco. One of the beads is double drilled probably to had been sewed in a taj (traditional berber diadem or head adornment). Red coral beads were used in traditional berber necklaces among amber, amazonite and other valuable beads and as trade beads in case of need.
Condition: Worn beads in good condition (see pictures). Highly collectible and useful as jewelry supplies.
Beads measures: from ø 5 to 12,1 mm. Strand measures: 26 cm. / 10,2 inches. Weight: 33,2 grams. Price: € 600.00