Moroccan Art, A Rare Moroccan Silk And Gold Thread Belt (Hezam) With Engraved Silver Mounts and Silk Tassels For Holding A Moroccan Nimcha Sword, North of Morocco, Probably 18th- 19th Century.

Identification Number: 257


Condition:- Good, Some tear and wear to the fabric and silver mounts including some missing tassels.


163 cm length including tassels at both ends.
4.5 cm width.


For An Identical Example please see,

Arts Et Traditions Du Maroc, ACR Edition, Textes Khireddine Mourad and Francis Ramirez & Christian Rolot, ISBN 2-86770-116-3.

Lot Exhibited on page 201, the image is taken from the museum of Borj-Nord, Fez.