Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Mauro Magliani
Children’s necklace with amulets
Iraqi Kurdistan
Gold, galls, animal tooth, coral
Purchased through the gift of Bruce Kovner, New York
Accession number: B98.0333
This necklace has a bell in the middle, flanked by amulet cases, an animal tooth, galls wrapped in gold thread, and hamsa pendants.

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