Afghan statement cuff bracelet
Afghan statement cuff bracelet

Afghan statement cuff bracelet

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A significant cultural item: cuff bracelet in silver made as dowry.For the dowry, the bride was literally weighed down with silver ornamentation. Rings were made in matching pairs; so with bracelets and anklets. Bracelets were made to fit along each arm, even above the elbow. 

This particular bracelet must have been made to fit a certain bride's wrist.Thus,in those time "custom fitting" was a common tradition.

​Measurements:
    Inner circumference = 6-1/2 inches (including 1 inch wrist gap) (1 inch = 2.54 cm)
    Weight = 2.55oz (72.2 grams)