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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
mid-to late 19th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded and chased, with decorative wire and stamping, ram's-head terminals, and cabochon carnelians
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 4 in. (13.3 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.584.4
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–11; 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. 60, pp. 107-108, ill. p. 108 (color).



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