Tamba Necklace

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  • Regular price $700.00


A Tamba is a traditional multi stranded waist/sometimes neck adornment seen in several Tribal Groups in West Africa. This Tamba Necklace is composed of multi-stranded European glass seed beads from the Early to Late 20th Century that in past African History were used as an important and exotic trade commodity. Young women of a Marriageable Age might adorn their waists with these stunning multi-strand creations to enhance their natural beauty and to draw a potential suitor's eye and attention.

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Approximate Measurements: 20"H