Notes on Culture & Antique Art, Ethnic Decor & Vintage Fashion | Wovensouls Art Gallery
Beautiful Traditionally designed earring from South India
Worn as a part of the ornament set that declares the woman’s marital status
Gold. Solid and not hollow.
Late 1800s or earlier
Unique and rare
Acquired over a decade ago
Meant to be worn on elongated earholes.
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This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.