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Beads and Pendants

Object Name:
Beads and pendants
Date:
8th–13th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Agate; cut and drilled
Dimensions:
48.101.91j: H. 11/16 in. (1.7 cm) W. 7/16 in. (1.1 cm) D. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm) 48.101.91k: H. 11/16 in (1.8 cm) W. 7/16 in. (1.1 cm) D. 1/4 in. (0.7 cm)
Classification:
Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.91a–k
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
Excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. nos. 9b, 9c, p. 27, ill. (b/w).



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