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Dorsal Plate Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded with stamped and applique decoration, table cut carnelians, silver links and chains and semi-spherical bells
Dimensions:
22 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (58.1 x 17.5 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.584.7
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–11; gifted to MMA)
Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 42, p. 86, ill. pl. 42 (color).



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