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Pendant

Object Number:33-44-256
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ostiak
Provenience: Northern Siberia
Russia
Ob River Mouth
Archaeology Area: BURIAL 332
Locus: Burial 355
Date Made: 16th century - 17th century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1699
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Depth: 7.6 cm
Credit Line:Exchange with State Anthropological Museum, Moscow, 1933
Other Number:CG2016-2-296 - Found in Collection Number
35-5-256 - Other Number

Description

"Mil" pendant decoration for woman's fur hat. circular, cast bronze with arrangement for suspension. Scalloped border within which an openwork design encloses a conventionalized human figure in low relief; head and legs of figure free on sides, and right arm free from body.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

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