Cabochon cut mother-of-pearl ornament, with a drill hole in the centre of the back.
- 5thC (late) (found with coins of this date)
- Made in: Afghanistan
- Excavated/Findspot: Hadda Stupa 10
- (Asia,Afghanistan,Hadda,Hadda Stupa 10)
- Diameter: 10 millimetres
- Height: 3 millimetres
For documentation of India Museum no.6, see 1880.3975.a, c, and 1880.3992.a, s.
E. Errington: This is perhaps identifiable as the 'fragment of mother-of-pearl' found within the large outer reliquary of Hadda Stupa 10 (MSS Eur. E161/VII, f.9).
Excavated 1st-15th July 1834 (Bombay Political Proceedings 1835, No.3, 15th July).
- 6 (India Museum no.)
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Object reference number: R##46131
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