Pentagonal, brown-yellow fossilised limestone pendant, shaped like an arrow-head; pierced at the narrowest point at the top for suspension. The front is slightly rounded, sloping on either side from the thickest point in the centre towards the rounded edges; the back is flat.

An00710525 001 l


Made Of
limestone, fossilised
Type of Thing
carved, pierced


Acquired From
India Museum to The British Museum
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Masson, Charles


Found In
Made In
Afghanistan, ?


Acquired In
19thC, ?

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