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Amulet

Object Number:29-221-22.3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Rajasthan
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Ganesha
Lakshmi
Height: 45.72 cm
Width: 27.94 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:CG2001-1-15 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Square silver pendant, heavily worn. Two eyes for a chain, one has broken away. Depicts Ganesha and Lakshmi with a leaf boarder around the scene. Amulets like these are known by many names including madaliya and patri. Belongs with necklace 29-221-22.1

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