Heavy Anklets

Size:

Inner Diameter 6cm; 767 grams

Region:

Gujarat, North India

Type:

anklets

Age/Period:

19th century

Material:

Silver, cast and chasted

Condition:

very good

Description:

A pair of heavy bangles with makara-head symbolism and rich floral design.

The middle part can be opened, it is fixed with two screws

A similar, but more heavy pair, can be found in the Victoria and Albert Museum, a description in

Nick Barnard – Indian Jewellery, page 52

 rnee

 

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