The Tuareg people are a group that inhabit areas of North and West Africa, ethnically considered to be Berber in origin. Tuareg people live in the Sahara desert. A primary concern is to protect and defend themselves from hostile supernatural forces that influence the surrounding environment. They believe amulets and talismans such as these, which are made by Tuareg tribespeople, will offer them protection. Approx. 6" in length.