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Whip

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Medium:
Silver, fire-gilded with horse head terminals, stamped beading, silver shot and twisted wire, cabochon turquoises and glass beads, with a waxed fabric attachment
Dimensions:
14 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (36.8 x 6.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.501.11a
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–10; 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. 178, p. 217, ill. pl. 178 (color).



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