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The silver 'kankan' (bangle) has three rows of hemispherical decorations mounted on two framing bands.
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Materials and Techniques
Diameter: 7.8 cm maximum
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
Bangle Calcutta/ probably c.1880 Silver alloy, applied ornament of three rows of hemispheres, and two framing chased bands/ 7.8cm max. diameter.
Arts of Bengal : the heritage of Bangladesh and eastern India : an exhibition organized by the Whitechapel Art Gallery in collaboration with the Victoria and Albert Museum : 9 November-30 December 1979, Whitechapel Art Gallery ..., 12 January-17 February 1980, Manchester City Art Gallery ... . [London]: Whitechapel Art Gallery,  Number: 085488047X (pbk.) :
South & South East Asia Collection