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Crown

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded and chased with wire chains, table cut carnelians and turquoise beads; quilted cotton lining.
Dimensions:
w/o hanging ornament: 2 1/8 x 7 in. (5.4 x 17.8 cm) w/ hanging ornament: 4 1/2 x 7 in. (11.4 x 17.8 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.544.5
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. 8, pp. 56-7, ill. p. 56 (color).



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