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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)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013.

Diba, Layla S. "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).



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