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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Pectoral ornament
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver, fire gilded with openwork, stamping, decorative wire, pendants with applied decoration, wire chains with embossed pendants and bells, and table-cut carnelians
Dimensions:
12 1/4 x 15 in. (31.1 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Accession Number:
L.2006.39.38
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 74.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 74, p. 122, ill. pl. 74 (color).



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