Drinking Bowl Shaped as a Begging Bowl

Object Name: Begging bowl
Date: early 20th century
Geography: Central Asia or Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silver, fire-gilded with applied and stamped silver decoration and inset carnelians and turquoise, carnelian and turquoise and coral beads
Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 9 in. (8.3 x 22.9 cm)
Classification: Metal
Accession Number: L.2006.39.144

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