Exhibitions/ Art Object

Drinking Bowl Shaped as a Begging Bowl

Object Name:
Begging bowl
early 20th century
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Silver, fire-gilded with applied and stamped silver decoration and inset carnelians and turquoise, carnelian and turquoise and coral beads
3 1/4 x 9 in. (8.3 x 22.9 cm)
Accession Number:
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 188.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 188, p. 225, ill. pl. 188 (color).

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