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Qur'an Holder

Object Name:
Qur'an holder
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Attributed to 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)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 139.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 139, p. 182, ill. pl. 139 (color).



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