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Cordiform Pendant

Object Name:
Pendant
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Country of Origin Central Asia or Northern Afghanistan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver with applied decoration, decorative wire, synthetic resin inlays, blue and red glass beads, and table-cut and cabochon cornelians.
Dimensions:
H. 12 in. (30.5 cm) W. 7 in. (17.8 cm) D. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm) Wt. 15.6 oz. (442.3 g)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.544.2
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2006; 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. 53, pp. 100-101, ill. p. 101 (color).



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