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Ring

Date:
20th century
Geography:
present-day Afghanistan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver with decorative wire, silver shot, table-cut carnelian, and turquoise beads
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm) W. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.206.13a–d
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–12; 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. 165, pp. 204-205, ill. p. 204 (color).



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