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Bracelet

Museum number:
9-11351
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011351
Alternate number:
451a (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
1
Description:
churi-wrist bracelet; coconut wood and wire, painted red & gold; 6.9 cm. diameter
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
India
Verbatim coll. place:
India
Culture or time period:
Indian
Collector:
Renaldo "Ronald" Maduro
Collection date:
1969-1970
Materials:
Wood (plant material) (coconut wood stapled into a ring; painted red and gold)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Context of use:
Worn on wrists daily by women as adornment Collector syays this piece is part of a set 9-11345 to 9-11352
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
diameter 6.9 centimeters
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