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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver, fire-gilded and chased, with decorative wire, openwork, cabochon carnelians, wire chains, and bells
Dimensions:
7 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. (18.7 x 11.4 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.206.12a, b
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–12; 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. 127, pp. 172-173, ill. p. 173 (color).



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