Amulet

Description: A large round amulet attached to a cord made from untanned leather. The medallion has a series of circular design motifs including a ring of dorje and probably the twelve animals of the zodiac, with a kirtimukha's (face of glory) face and claws at the top.

Place collected: Not recorded
Date collected: 1900 - 1945
Measurements: Overall: 140 mm x 45 mm x 5 mm; 5 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 3/16 in
Type: Religion

Note: Curator's note: Not recorded in the List of Curios. Written by Emma Martin
Accession no: 50.31.54

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