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

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Asian Art

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

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2014.1198

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