University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-221-104
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hindu
Provenience: India
Rajasthan
Phulera
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper
Iconography:Hanumanji
Hanuman
Length: 3.5 cm
Width: 4 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:104 - Sommerville Number
985 - Sommerville Number

Description

Amulet in the shape of a yoni leaf. Hanuman is in the center with a mace (gada). Bands of diagonal stripes and small circles in border. Amulets like these are known by many names including madaliya and patri.


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