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Bracelet

Museum number:
9-11074
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011074
Alternate number:
8E (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
1
Description:
arm bracelet, woman's; glass beads, cotton thread; 50 cm length; 6 cm width
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
Udaipur district, Rajasthan, India
Verbatim coll. place:
India, Rajasthan, Udaipur district
Culture or time period:
Indian
Collector:
Renaldo "Ronald" Maduro
Collection date:
May 1969
Materials:
Cotton (textile) (glass beads strung on cotton thread) and Glass (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Context of use:
Worn anytime by women as bracelet on upper arm; made by low caste, Hindus or Muslims.
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
width 6 centimeters and length 50 centimeters
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