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Bracelet

Museum number:
9-11304
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011304
Alternate number:
450a (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.2696
Object count:
1
Description:
'churi' - wrist bracelet; 'lak' (as in shellac) inlaid w/ glass gems; purple; 7 cm. diameter.
Donor:
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ready, Jr. Fund
Collection place:
Jaipur district, Rajasthan, India
Verbatim coll. place:
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur
Culture or time period:
Indian
Collector:
Renaldo "Ronald" Maduro
Collection date:
1969-1970
Materials:
Glass (material)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
November 11, 1970
Context of use:
worn daily as adornment on the wrist by women, part of set which included 9-11303
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
diameter 7 centimeters
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