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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded with stamped bead and twisted wired decoration, engraving/punching and openwork decoration and table cut carnelian
Dimensions:
Max. D. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm) Max. Diam. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.206.6b
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–12; 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. 86, pp. 132-134, ill. p. 134 (color).



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