Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oleg Kalashnikov
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
 
 

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

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