Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oleg Kalashnikov
Anklet
Djerba, Tunisia
Early 20th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and stamped
Diam: 13 cm
The Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B99.1131(a-b)
 
 
The anklet contained tiny pebbles, enabling a woman’s footsteps to be heard from afar.


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