Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
“Tomb“ bracelets (gubur) to be worn by a woman after childbirth and for festive occasions
Sana'a, Yemen
Early 20th century
Gilt silver, filigree and granulation; pearls, semiprecious stones
W: 2.5; Diam: 9 cm
Accession number: O.S.B66.3167(a-b)
 
 

Publications:
Muchawsky-Schnapper, Ester, The Yemenites: Two Thousand Years of Jewish Culture, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2000, English / Hebrew

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