Brass finial in form of Hand of Fatima

Made:
1801-1900

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Brass finial in form of Hand of Fatima, from Islamic ceremonial staff, perhaps Indian or Persian, 19th century

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Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A140277
type:
ceremonial staff
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • weapons and ammunition
  • weapon
  • ceremonial weapon