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Head Ornament

Object Name:
Head ornament
Date:
17th–19th century
Geography:
Attributed to India, Chennai (Madras)
Medium:
Gold, jewels
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.95.71
Not on view
Lockwood de Forest (American), New York (until 1915; sold to MMA)
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