Arm ring worn by Padaung women

Made:
1801-1900 in Myanmar
maker:
Padaung people

Long coiled brass arm ring, worn by Padaung women of Upper Myanmar (Burma), 1801-1900

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Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A41722
Materials:
brass, complete
Measurements:
minmum: 73 mm,
maximum: 100 mm,
type:
armlet
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
  • jewellery
credit:
Knight, Frank and Rutley
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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