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Talhakimt Tribal Boho Earrings, Pink Lampwork Handmade Jewelry Gift

Item Description

The TALHAKIMT handmade earrings are definitely filled with an aged boho beauty.  The one of a kind earrings feature Czech glass beads in an ancient tribal talhakimt (also called tanfouk) motif.  The design is a Tuareg talisman that has been worn by people in Mali and Mauritania as hair ornaments and pedants or used as money since the 1700’s.  The unique two-sided talhakimt beads used in the earrings are Czech glass given an antiqued finish: ivory colored glass with a dark brown, tan and pinkish Picasso finish.  
To highlight the pink, artisan handmade lampwork beads with a glowing pearlized finish were used. Stacked above each lampwork beads, separated by a copper daisy spacer, are sparkling copper crystal faceted Swarovski crystals.  Created for the woman who loves jewelry with a tribal boho flair, the TALHAKIMT earrings were carefully designed and handmade by Catherine of Shadow Dog Designs.

  • Czech glass talhakimt tribal beads:  app. 19 mm x 9 mm x 3 mm; Picasso finish
  • Pearlized pink lampwork beads:  app. 9 mm x 5 mm;artisan made by Lisa Anderson
  • Swarovski crystals:  6mm faceted “copper crystal” bicones
  • Metal:  copper and sterling silver
  • Earwires:  sterling silver French hooks with copper bead accents
  • Length:  app. 2” / 5.1 cm measured from the top curve of the earwires


***  For a better understanding of the size of the TALHAKIMT tribal inspired earrings, please see photo # 6 for a size comparison with a dime.

The circle in the talhakimt amulet symbolizes female energy and the triangle represents male energy; they are considered a type of love charm.  Even though man made, glass carries the energies of transformation, rebirth and communication. Copper is said to allow the wearer to recognize barriers in the path of personal development.  Silver is a metal of love and healing; it is a mirror to the soul, helping us to see ourselves as others see us.


The one of a kind TALHAKIMT earrings were carefully designed and handmade in a dog friendly, smoke free studio. They will be carefully packed in an organza jewelry bag with tissue, perfect for gift giving to a loved one . . . or to yourself!
***Please be aware that not all monitors exhibit colors exactly the same. The colors of the items used to create my jewelry are extremely close to the actual color on my monitor. The colors may appear lighter or darker on your monitor.



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