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Jewish women’s belt (mangad)
Al-Baydha, southeastern Yemen
Early 20th century
Knitted silver, filigree and granulation; inlaid with semi-precious stones
L: 65; W: 8.5 cm
Gift of Asia Furman, Santiago, Chile
Accession number: B85.1059

From the Israel Museum publications:
Juhasz, Esther (ed.), The Jewish Wardrobe from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 5 Continents Editions, Milan and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2012

Dress Codes: Revealing the Jewish Wardrobe, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Bella and Harry Wexner Gallery, 11/03/2014 - 07/03/2015

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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