Lingayat pendant

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Historical period(s)
17th-19th century
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 7.5 x 3.2 x 4.6 cm (2 15/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 13/16 in)
Geography
India, Karnataka
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1916.695
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Jewelry and Ornament, Metalwork
Type

Pendant (lingayat)

Keywords
India
Provenance

From at least 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), acquired by at least 1916 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Miscellaneous List, R. 5294, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. According to the Accession List, Collections Management office, there are no purchase details recorded for this object.

[2] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum