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Necklace

Necklace

  • Place of origin:

    Ngari (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1960-1970 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coral beads, pearls and a beaten silver plate.

  • Museum number:

    IS.13-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A necklace of two strands of alternating freshwater pearls and coral beads with one agate and an oval silver plate attached.

Place of Origin

Ngari (made)

Date

ca. 1960-1970 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Coral beads, pearls and a beaten silver plate.

Dimensions

Circumference: 40 cm

Descriptive line

A necklace of pearls and coral beads, made and used in western Tibet ca. 1960-70.

Materials

Coral; Freshwater pearl; Silver; Agate

Techniques

Hammering

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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