Vintage Coptic silverplated pendant from Ethiopia | Koptische kruis hanger Amhara
Verzilverde kruis hanger uit Ethiopië
6 cm x 4 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!