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Name of Object:

Pair of bracelets

Location:

Doha, Qatar

Holding Museum:

Museum of Islamic Art

Date:

Hegira 5th century / AD 11th century

Type of object:

Jewellery

Museum Inventory Number:

JE.118

Period / Dynasty:

Fatimid

Provenance:

Egypt

Description:

Matching double bracelets, one for each wrist, was the fashion of the day. The workmanship of the form and granulation of the gold is particularly masterful.

Citation of this web page:

 "Pair of bracelets" in Explore Islamic Art Collections , Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=objects;EPM;qt;Mus21;18;en&id=jewellery

MWNF Working Number: QT 18

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