531 - KirtiMukh Gold Earrings Western India

Museum Quality Gold Earrings from Western India

Kirti Mukh (lion face) motif present.

Worn as a part of the ornament set that declares the woman's marital status

Gold. Contains shellac.

Late 1800s or earlier

Acquired over a decade ago

The unique format requires the long earring screw to go through the ear hole as the rod from which the beautiful piece hangs.

More photos on request

This is a one of a kind piece and a piece of this age, crafting standard, design and aesthetic may never be found again.

Perfect for a Museum

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