Vintage Yemeni Hirz Pendant


This type of pendant would normally be hung as a necklace or from the headdress. Its' function was to protect its wearer and so has several amuletic powers including the red beads and noisy dangles that keeps Djin at bay. In addition there are several hands of Fatima pendants that have protective powers.

Made of mixed metals. In good vintage condition, some scratches ot glass cabochons and discoloration to back but generally in good vintage condition.

Dimensions: 25 x 8 cm (10 x 3 1/4") with bail and dangles and weight is 170 grams

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