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Girdle Clasp

Object Name:
Girdle clasp
Geography:
Turkey
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; alloyed with brass
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1107
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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