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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded, with decorative wire, stamped beading, wire chains, bells, and table-cut carnelian
Dimensions:
13 x 8 1/8 in. (33 x 20.6 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.497.10
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. 100, pp. 146, 148, ill. p. 148 (color).



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