Brass nose ring, almost annular with clasp, decora

Made:
1890-1920

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Brass nose ring, almost annular with clasp, decorated with red bead and imitation pearls, worn by Hindu women, Zanzibar, 1890-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A652421
Materials:
bead, glass, bead, imitation pearl and brass
type:
nose ring
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
  • nose ornament