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Triangular Amulet Holder

Object Name: Amulet holder
Date: late 19th–early 20th century
Geography: present-day Uzbekistan, Karakalpak
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silver, fire-gilded, with stamped beading, silver shot, decorative wire, gilt and silver applied decoration, loop-in-loop chains, cone-shaped pendants, slightly domed and cabochon carnelians, and turquoise beads
Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (24.1 x 26.7 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.579.12

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