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Earring

Date:
first half 11th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Gold; filigree and granulation
Dimensions:
H. 3.2cm
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Purchase, Norbert Schimmel Gift, in appreciation of Richard Ettinghausen's curatorship, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.96
Not on view
[ Saeed Motamed, Frankfurt, until 1979; sold to MMA]
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 20b, p. 46, ill. (b/w).

Allan, James, and Ludvik Kalus. Islamic Jewellery, edited by Michael Spink. London, England: Spink & Sons Ltd., 1986. p. 35.



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