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Jewelry Elements

Object Name: Necklace
Date: late 14th–16th century
Geography: Iran or Central Asia
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Gold sheet; worked, chased, and set with turquoise, gray chalcedony, and glass
Dimensions: Large medallion: H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) Half medallion: H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) Cartouches: H. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm) W. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and Habib Anavian Gift, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.87a–l

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