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Earring

Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, probably Gurgan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Gold wire and sheets with filigree
Dimensions:
H. 1-5/16 in. (3.4 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.4.12
Not on view
Feraidoon Movaghar, New York (until 1952; sold to MMA)
"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 42, pp. 114-115, ill. p. 115 (b/w).

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 21d, pp. 48-49, ill. p. 49 (color).



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