Centerpiece from an Armlet (Bazuband) later made into a Brooch

Object Name: Armlet centerpiece
Date: 18th–19th century
Geography: Northern India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Gold, inset with rubies, emeralds, and colorless sapphires; with later pearls, diamonds, onyx
Dimensions: L. 3-3/4 in. W. 2 in.
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.118

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: