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necklace / qur'an-case / amulet

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Silver necklace amulet holder.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 19thC-20thC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 46 centimetres
    • Width: 21 centimetres
    • Depth: 1.8 centimetres
    • Weight: 185 grammes
  • Bibliography

    • Porter & Barakat 2004 100 bibliographic details
    • Porter 2003 56 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2003 22 Mar-25 May, University of Melbourne, Ian Potter Museum of Art, 'Mightier than the Sword'

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Acquired with paper amulets inside reg. nos. 1999, 0413 1-13.

  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number


Silver necklace amulet holder made in Yemen


Silver necklace amulet holder made in Yemen

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