Dorsal Plate Ornament

Object Name: Ornament
Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Central Asia or Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silver, fire-gilded and engraved/punched with stamped, beaded and applique decoration and table cut carnelians and slightly domed carbelians with silver link chains, bells/beads and embossed pendants
Dimensions: 21 3/8 x 21 7/8 in. (54.3 x 55.6 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2012
Accession Number: 2012.206.8

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