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Bangle (India), 19th century

This is a Bangle. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is gold band, glass "gem". It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Max Farrand. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Max Farrand.

Our curators have highlighted 6 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Necklace, c. 1965
  • glass, bent, flattened, and welded copper wire, leather.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-28

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 6.5 x 6 x 2.5 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 in.)

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Bangle (India), 19th century; gold band, glass "gem"; H x W x D: 6.5 x 6 x 2.5 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 in.); Gift of Mrs. Max Farrand; 1953-143-7

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