Moroccan Coins Earrings
Made of Silver and consisting of two Moroccan coins as well as two ancient Venetian beads. Also made of trade beads.
Sterling silver wire hoops with sterling beads, these earrings are made with two authentic ancient Moroccan silver coins , called empire cherifien. The Cherifien Empire is actually called Empire Cherifien (Moroccan franc.J) It was a term printed on French Moroccan coins in 1921. They continued to be minted when Morocco became independent from France. The last minting date was 1974.
The coins hold the Moroccan 5 pointed star, which many times is being confused with the King David star (Jewish one) with 6 points.
The earrings hold two Early 1900’s African Trade Bead called Millefiori. The coins measure 1" and the Millefiori beads 1/2" . The earrings measure 3" from the loop including the coin.
They are light in weight and easy to wear.