Tii'alaqin or Temporal, Silver Head Ornament, Siwa Oasis, Egypt - C120
Silver temporal or ti'alaqin (head ornament), Siwa Oasis, Egypt. 1900's. Worn on a leather band over the head, and sometimes seen worn on the back of the head.
Beads measure approximately 20mm and each chain is 10" long.
Pendant measures 3" across.
Collector Item 120