From: Persia

Curatorial Section: Near Eastern

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Object Number 29-221-210
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Persia
Section Near Eastern
Materials Metal

Persian arm talisman or bracelet, with red arm cord. Three stones; two yellow sard, in the center dark red sard with Persian inscription, each of the same signification. The power of the amulet is augmented by three repetitions of about the same prayer.

Length 16.5 cm
Width 3.5 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number 1541 - Sommerville Amulet/Talisman Number | 210 - Sommerville Number

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