Head Ornaments

2006ay1310 jpg l

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Acquired in 1883 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
Barnard, Nick. ‘Indian Jewellery : The V&A Collection’. London : V&A Publishing, 2008. ISBN 9781851774838, page 28-29, pl.1.23.
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
1884-12-31
date_start
1875-01-01
date_text
ca. 1880 (made)
descriptive_line
Head Ornament, Gold worked in reposse, c.1880, Pune.
dimensions
Diameter: 5.9 cm, Height: 6.6 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
1116
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z
latitude
18.52671
location
In Storage
longitude
73.8616
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Gold, silver, lac
museum_number
IS.1877-1883
museum_number_token
is18771883
object_number
O34438
object_type
Hair ornaments
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Head ornament representing the sun, with a lotus motif ( an attribute of the sun god Surya).
place
Pune
primary_image_id
2006AY1310
production_note
Purchased in India for the Museum by Caspar Purdon Clarke in 1880-82.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
head-ornaments-hair-ornaments
sys_updated
2014-03-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Head Ornaments
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1884
year_start
1875