A Tuareg tribal traditional patterned Silver pendant suspended from a black Leather thong necklace. Mali, West Africa. At the top of the pendant is a Silver bar and a curved patterned Silver band. Beneath the band is a rectangular plaque etched with traditional Tuareg patterns, and two grooved Silver bars, each with Copper borders. Below is a triangular panel etched with traditional patterns, and, at the base of the pendant, a curved edged triangular panel with facetted cubed beads at each of the three points. The pendant is 3.2 inches in maximum width, and has a drop length of 6.2 inches.The leather necklace is 18 inches in length, and is finished with a Silver plated oyster clasp and ring.