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Earrings

Date:
10th–11th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt or Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
a) H; 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) W. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm) b) H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm) W. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Purchase, Hess Foundation Gift, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.188.4a, b
Not on view
Patti Cadby Birch, New York (until 1972; sold to MMA through Arce Works of Art)
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