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Amulet Holder

Object Name: Amulet holder
Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: Central Asia or Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silver, fire-gilded and chased, with openwork, chains, table-cut carnelians, and turquoise beads
Dimensions: Including original chain: 18 3/16 x 6 in. (46.2 x 15.2 cm) Excluding original chain: 6 3/8 x 6 in. (16.2 x 15.2 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.530.13a, b

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