Item # 107444
Authentic West African 'protection house' amulet is worn by followers of Islam. While Islamic men will traditionally fill this metal purse with Koranic writing to wear for good luck, Algerian women have been known to carry incense and perfumes in it. Made in Timbuktu of copper and brass. Adorned with African beads and hung on a leather string. 3" L amulet. 36" L.