Inventory no.: 4199

Pair of Silver Hoop Earrings, Saurashtra, Gujarat, India, 19th century


Pair of Silver Hoop Earrings

Saurashtra, Gujarat, India

19th century


diameter (approx): 4cm, combined weight: 10.7g


This elegant pair of solid silver hoop earrings is plain on the reverse and decorated on the from with careful scrolling vegetal chasing.

See Ganguly (2007, p. 74) illustrates related examples.





Ganguly, W., Earrings: Ornamental Identity and Beauty in India, B.R. Publishing Corporation, 2007.


private collection, London.

Inventory no.: 4199



A related Yemen necklace on display in the Islamic Art Museum Malaysia.

(Photographed February 2017.)