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Armlet

Date:
18th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Punjab or Rajasthan
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Ornament: H. 2-1/4" (5.7 cm) W. 3-5/8" (9.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.95.41
Not on view
Lockwood de Forest (American, New York 1850–1932 Santa Barbara, California), New York (until 1915; sold to MMA)
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