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Ornament

Museum number:
9-11184
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011184
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
2
Description:
turban decoration; wood, metal, imitation gold foil, feathers; 25 cm length; 9 cm width
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
Rajasthan, India
Verbatim coll. place:
India, Rajasthan
Culture or time period:
Indian
Collector:
Renaldo "Ronald" Maduro
Collection date:
June 1969
Materials:
Feather (animal component), Gold (metal), Metal, and Wood (plant material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Context of use:
stuck into top or side of turban anytime by men for decoration. This decoration goes with the turbans of the series 9-11167 thru 9-11176.
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
length 25 centimeters and width 9 centimeters
Comment:
9-11184 is associated with 9-22586a,b and 9-22587. J Goodrich.
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