Ear ornament
Title Ear ornament
Accession Number 206
Museum Name Indian Museum, Kolkata
Gallery Name N.A.
Object Type Ornaments
Main Material Wood
Component Material II job tears
Component Material III Goat Hair
Country India
Provenance Nagahills, Nagaland, India.
Origin Place Nagahills, Nagaland, India.
Find Place Nagahills, Nagaland, India.
Period / Year of Work 19th Century
Inscription NA
Tribe Naga
Dimensions Height- 8.3 cm, Diameter- 3.6 cm.
Brief Description Ear ornament : It is a pair of ear-ornaments, made of wood. Each ear-ornament is cone shaped. The outer surface is plain. In the middle of the inner surface there is a small perforation for insertion of a narrow wooden stick. The inner surface is decorated with jobs'tear and dyed goat hair.