Group of 6 Mauritanian Gilded Silver or Gold Washed Fan-Shaped Hair Bead Ornaments.
This group is specially priced due to being slightly crushed. Damage is visible in back of pendant. Still useable, may need a little gentle opening. Sold as is.
These hair ornaments come from the Tukolor peoples of Senegal and Mauritania. They are collectible, authentic and very special.
Circa early to mid-1900s.
Hole at top. Some range in sizes but approximately .75 x .75 inches (19-20mm x 19-20mm).
Price is for all. You will receive the group in the photos.
Collector's Treasures Item 556
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