Indian gold nose ring
22 kt gold nose ring from Rajasthan, India. According to Ganguly, these are worn by Rabari, Banjara, Doli (trumpet players) and snake charmers in the area of Chittorgarh. The inner triangular pattern shall symbolize a pan-leaf.
With gold, gemstones are glass beads.
From the end of the 19th or beginning of the 20th century.
Dimensions: 43 mm high
Weight: 13,9 gr
Reference: “Nose rings of India” Waltraud Ganguly, BR Publishing Corporation, 2015