Coptic silverplated pendant from Ethiopia | Koptische kruis hanger Aksum
Verzilverde kruis hanger uit Ethiopië
8 cm x 5,5 cm
Silverplated coptic pendant from Ethiopia. Amulets and pendants have served an important function in many African indigenous sub-cultures since antiquity, warding off evil, promoting fertility and even serving as a ‘tool of prophecy’ among shaman. This type of pendant derives from the coptic church of Ethiopia and is worn around the neck for healing and protection. Rare find!