Exhibitions/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Cordiform Pendant with Tassles

Object Name:
Pendant
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded, with silver shot, decorative wire, cabochon and table-cut carnelians, slightly domed turquoises, and wool tassels
Dimensions:
13 5/8 x 6 in. (34.6 x 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.530.1
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–9; 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. 57, pp. 104-105, ill. p. 105 (color).



Related Objects

Portrait of a Girl in a Round Pendant

Date: late 18th–early 19th century Medium: Gold; enamel-painted Accession: 20.106.2 On view in:Gallery 462

Portrait of a Couple in a Round Pendant

Date: late 18th century Medium: Gold; enamel-painted Accession: 20.106.5 On view in:Gallery 462

Earrings and Pendant

Date: 11th–12th century Medium: Gold; filigree and granulation Accession: 2007.340 On view in:Gallery 453

Calligraphic Plaque

Date: probably late 17th century Medium: Steel; forged and pierced Accession: 1987.14 On view in:Gallery 462

Folio from a Qur'an Manuscript

Date: ca. 1180 Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper Accession: 29.160.23 On view in:Gallery 451