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Cordiform Pendant

Object Name:
Pendant
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded and chased, with decorative wire and table-cut carnelians
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. (30.2 x 21.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.497.1
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2007; 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. 49, pp. 94-95, ill. p. 95 (color).



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