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Pendant depicting the ten incarnations of Vishnu

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA November 9, 1939.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Indian, early 18th century

Object Place

Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

4.9 x 4.8 cm (1 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.764

Medium or Technique

Obverse: gold, yellow sapphire, diamond, emerald, ruby, and diamonds; reverse: gold and enamel

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants