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Object Number:A1223
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Islamic (uncertain)
Provenience: India
Date Made: 16th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Technique:Embossed
Low relief
Iconography:Flowers
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914

Description

Silver talisman case or charm case. Islamic type. Floral pattern embossed in low relief on front. Top with two loops and front of two loops joined by decorative leaf shaped motif. Blackened and damaged with interior exposed at bottom corners and one side.


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