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Earrings with glass beads and brass and (the hoop) iron wire, wrapped with silver foil on silver wire with pendants.
Place of Origin
Diameter: 8.2 cm, Weight: 8 g
Object history note
Purchased from the annual International Exhibition of 1872.
Earring, glass beads, brass, Oudh, c.1870.
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
pp. 64 and 97, pl. 3.19 amd 4.13
Barnard, Nick, Indian Jewellery: The V&A Collection London: V&A Publishing, 2008 Number: ISBN 9781851774838
cat. no. 194, p. 47.
India's fabled city : the art of courtly Lucknow / Stephen Markel with Tushara Bindu Gude ; and contributions by Muzaffar Alam ... [et al.]. Munich ;London: Prestel, Johann Gottlieb, c2010 Number: 9783791350752 (hbk.), 3791350757 (hbk.)
Avadh, Uttar Pradesh, northern India
Jewellery; Glass; Metalwork
South & South East Asia Collection