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Qur'an Holder

Object Name:
Qur'an holder
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver, fire-gilded with stamped beading, silver shot, chains, bells, and table-cut carnelians
Dimensions:
11 x 7 1/8 in. (27.9 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.206.10
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–12; gifted to MMA)
Diba, Layla. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 139, p. 182, ill. (color).



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