Beaded Prosperity Hens
Hanging bird ornaments were hung in doorways or windows to bring prosperity and good luck to the home. One large hen sits at the top, covered in polychromatic hand-strung beads. Smaller hens hang below it, along with other beaded ornaments and small shells.
Circa: Early 20th Century
Origin: Rajastan, India
Material: Cotton and Glass Beads
Condition: Very Good, minor loss to beads
Dimensions: 15" long
Inventory number: MI23B