Bracelet

About this object

History of use

This bracelet represents a typical Indian design with its simple band of silver finished with bosses at either end. Made for poor pilgrims and visitors and sold outside the Meenakshi Temple entrance in Madurai City (collector's notes).

Cultural context

worn as an ornament

Physical description

An open band of thick silver-like metal wire. The ends are finished with knob-like ornaments.