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Teapot-Shaped Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded, with stamped beading, silver shot, applied decoration, decorative wire, cabochon carnelians, and turquoise beads
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 5 1/8 in. (11.4 x 13 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.443.11a, b
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2005; 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. 181, 41, 221, ill. fig. 3 (color).



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