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Turban Ornament (Turra)

A work made of gold, ruby, emeralds, and diamonds inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari).
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  • A work made of gold, ruby, emeralds, and diamonds inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari).

Date:

18th/19th century

Artist:

India

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Turban Ornament (Turra)

Origin

India

Date

1701–1900

Medium

Gold, ruby, emeralds, and diamonds inset in the kundan technique, with polychrome enamel (minakari)

Dimensions

9.5 × 4 × 4.5 cm (3 3/4 × 1 5/8 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2014.1198

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