Finger ornament

This gold ornament is rare not only for its unique shape but also the way it is worn. The bend goes under the finger while the longer portion of the loop is left on the back of the hand.

Date/Period
9th-10th century
Region
Central Java
Dimension
Object size: L4.5 x W2.5 x H2.0 cm
Accession No.
2000-07532
Material
Gold
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Category
Gold