Exhibitions/ Art Object

Tripartite Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Pectoral ornament
early 20th century
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Silver, fire-gilded, with stamped beading, silver shot, decorative wire, wire chains, embossed pendants, and glass inlays over red foil, lacquer, or cloth
17 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. (44.8 x 8.9 cm)
Accession Number:
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 117.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 117, p. 164, ill. pl. 117 (color).

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