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Earring

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Found Iran, probably Gurgan
Medium:
Gold wire with filigree
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) W. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) D. 1/4 in. (0.7 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.4.6
Not on view
Majid and Feraidoon Movaghar, Tehran and New York (until 1952; sold to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 21b, pp. 48-49, ill. p. 49 (color).



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