Silver Berber fibulas from the High Atlas, Morocco
High-grade silver fibulas used in a large area covering the Oriental and central High Atlas, in Morocco. They were made with a mould and were used to fasten the clothing at each side of the chest. Both fibulas are linked by a silver chain (silver tested).
From 1st half of 20th century.
Length of chain: 66 cm
Size of fibulas: 14 x 6,5 cm
Weight: 220 gr.
“Les fibules” Rabaté, Marie-Rose, ACR Edition, 2013