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Bead

Date:
11th century
Geography:
Egypt or Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Gold; filigree and granulation
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nasser D. Khalili in Memory of Richard Ettinghausen, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.474.8
Not on view
[ Art Market, Jerusalem, ca. 1977–78; sold to Content]; [ Derek J. Content, London, from ca. 1978; to Khalili]; Mr. and Mrs. Nasser D. Khalili, London (until 1980; gifted to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1983.



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