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Bracelet

Museum number:
9-10995
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090010995
Alternate number:
249 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
1
Description:
Ankle bracelet; brass alloy, 13.5 cm length 8.5 cm width
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
Delhi State, India
Verbatim coll. place:
India, Delhi
Culture or time period:
Indian
Collector:
Renaldo "Ronald" Maduro
Collection date:
January 1970
Materials:
Brass (alloy)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Context of use:
Worn everyday by women on each ankle. Made by men.
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
width 8.5 centimeters and length 13.5 centimeters
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