Ring (1) - Iron - Muria tribe - Madhya Pradesh, India

Description
Ring (1) - Iron - Muria tribe - Madhya Pradesh, India
1st half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Fertility ring mounted on stand.

The ring features the image of a plough pulled by two buffalo and operated by a man. Also an image of crops.

The iron ring was made by members of the Kondh (a rural minority group) in Bastar, Madhya Pradesh.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Ring
Ethnic group/ culture
Muria tribe
Region/ country
Madhya Pradesh, India
Material
Iron
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
5.4×1.5×3 cm
Weight
0.22 kg
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