Headdress Ornament in the Shape of Double Bird

Object Name: Headdress ornament
Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Central Asia or Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silver; fire-gilded, with chip-carved decoration, cabochon carnelians, turquoise-beaded balls, and links
Dimensions: 5 3/8 x 4 9/16 in. (13.7 x 11.6 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2005
Accession Number: 2005.443.10

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