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Dorsal Plait Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded with applied decoration, loop-in-loop chains, semispherical bells, table-cut carnelians, and faceted glass stones
Dimensions:
20 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. (52.4 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.530.12
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–9; 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. 44, pp. 86-88, ill. p. 88 (color).



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