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Pectoral Disc Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
20th century
Geography:
possibly Afghanistan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver, with decorative wire, stamped beading, silver shot, applied decoration, chains, bells, and table-cut carnelians
Dimensions:
6 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (17.5 x 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2008
Accession Number:
2008.579.9
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2008; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 94, pp. 140-141, ill. p. 141 (color).



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