Agadez Cross Earrings
• Size: 2" drop from ear, cross 1 1/2" x 1/2" at the widest
• Circle is center is a symbol for "the eye of the chameleon"
• Linear hatched border around the circle is symbolic of "the trace of the jackal"
Agadez Cross Symbol
Agadez Cross is one of the 21 Tuareg Crosses in Niger. Each symbol represents one of these villages. The word "cross" is a term attributed by Europeans and is totally unrelated to the Tuareg language.