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Earplugs

Earplugs

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (made)

  • Date:

    3rd quarter 19th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Amber. Cut, shaped and polished.

  • Museum number:

    03151A/(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Each is the same light sherry colour

Place of Origin

Burma (made)

Date

3rd quarter 19th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Amber. Cut, shaped and polished.

Dimensions

Length: 3.2 cm, Diameter: 2 cm at widest point

Object history note

Received 1855

Descriptive line

Burmese amber nga-daung (earplugs), Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885), ca. 3rd quarter 19th century.

Materials

Amber

Techniques

Cutting; Shaping; Polishing

Categories

India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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