Hair ornament

South Indian
18th–19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 4 x 0.5 cm (3 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.172

Medium or Technique

Gold, rubies, and pearls

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry

Classifications

Hair ornaments

Provenance

Lent by Hervey Wetzel, Mar. 1, 1918. Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to Miss Louise M. Nathurst. Transferred to Miss Louise M. Nathurst, Sept. 5, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Thorvald S. Ross