Pendant in the form of a makara, anoniem, c. 1600 - c. 1699

Pendant in the form of a makara, anoniem, c. 1600 - c. 1699

bergkristal, goud, robijnen en saffieren, w 10.5cm × h 8.0cm. More details

This makara, a kind of mythical beast, is actually a tiny whistle. An airway through the muzzle extends halfway down the body; in the belly is a notch that connects with this channel.

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