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A Bengalese child with a tabiz around her neck, an amulet, worn by Hindus and Moslems alike. Ears and noses of girls are pierced for jewelry at a very early age.
A Bengalese child with a tabiz around her neck, an amulet, worn by Hindus and Moslems alike. Ears and noses of girls are pierced for jewelry at a very early age.
Photographer:
Date:
ca. 1944–1945
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gelatin Silver Print
Dimensions:
333 x 264 mm (13 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2000.119.2.129
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann in honor of Dr. Walter Heil

Exhibition History:

Photographs by John Gutmann, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum, 1946