Ear Pendant (Kathija)

India (Tamil Nadu and Kerala)

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The pendant ear ornament of four-faceted form, with applied decoration and hinged fixture, is most associated with Hindu communities in Kerala.

Ear Pendant (Kathija), Gold, India (Tamil Nadu and Kerala)

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