Packet of 50 tribal amulets or stamps in an antique finish.
Size: about 1.25 inches across and about 2 inches long
Heart shaped stamping in mixed base metals.
Metal color varies - brassy, bronzey, silvery, coppery and light to dark.
Hand stamped and hand cut, but fairly consistent in size and stamping depth
Tribally used item.
Antique, unpolished finish.
Sew-on metal amulets in mixed metals with a goddess design. These are hand stamped and hand cut, so will slightly in size, shape and stamping depth, but are fairly consistent. Variable color from dark to light, and more silvery to more brassy metal. Holes for sewing have been hand punched, so are inconsistent and a few may be absent. Lightweight metal allows you to easily punch new holes with an awl or ice pick.
Perfect little pieces to add tribal detailing to costuming and accessories. There is nothing easier than amulets, just sew them on anywhere you like!. Amulets are used as talismans by many tribal peoples to ward off evil influences and decorate the clothing of men, women and children, household items, bags, accessories and animal trappings.
Tips for using DIY amulets:
Amulets are a super easy way to add extra detailing to your costuming pieces. These small metal bits have holes punched in them that allow them to easily be sewn to costuming. Keep in mind that larger pieces will cover more costuming territory! If you find one or two that don't have holes, you can punch a hole in them easily with an ice pick or awl.
Sew-on metal amulets in mixed metals. These are hand stamped and hand cut, so will vary in size, shape and stamping depth. Variable color from dark to light, and more silvery to more brassy or coppery metal. These amulets measure approximately 3/4 to 1 of an inch across and about 1 to 1.25 of an inches top to bottom. Holes for sewing have been hand punched, so are inconsistent and a few may be absent. Lightweight metal allows you to easily punch new holes with an awl or ice pike. Packet of 50 pieces.