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Armlet (Navaratna)

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Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, December 31, 1907

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Height x length x depth: 3 x 40 x 1 cm (1 3/16 x 15 3/4 x 3/8 in.) Height x width (pendant): 1 3/16 x 1 5/16 in. (3 x 3.3 cm)

Accession Number

25.224

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel, ruby, emerald, sapphire, pearl, aquamarine, grossular garnet, amethyst, coral, citrine, turquoise, rose quartz, and cord

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets