Exhibitions/ Art Object

Ornamental Elements Assembled as a Belt

Object Name:
early 20th century
Attributed to Iran or Central Asia
Silver; fire-gilded and chased, with openwork, wire links, pendants, table-cut carnelians, and glass and turquoise beads
44 x 4 in. (111.8 x 10.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2007
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (until 2007; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 174.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 174, p. 213, ill. pl. 174 (color).

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