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Necklace

Date:
11th century
Geography:
Attributed to Syria
Medium:
gold, glass
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/16 in. (5.8 cm) W. 1 5/16 in. (3.4 cm) D. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm) Wt. 0.4 oz. (11.3 g)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
The Friends of the Department of Islamic Art Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.76
Not on view
[ John J. Klejman, New York, until 1970; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Nature of Islamic Ornament, Part IV: Figural Representation," September 16, 1999–January 30, 2000, no catalogue.

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 51c, p. 87, ill. (b/w).

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Fatimid Jewelry, Its Subtypes and Influences." Ars Orientalis vol. 18 (1988). pp. 41, 50, ill. fig. 14 (b/w).



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