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Teapot-Shaped Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded, with stamped beading, silver shot, applied decoration, decorative wire, cabochon carnelians, and turquoise beads
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 5 1/8 in. (11.4 x 13 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.443.11a, b
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2005; gifted to MMA)
Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 181, pp. 41, 220, ill. fig. 3, pl. 181.



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