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Floral Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Pectoral ornament
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Attributed to Central Asia or Iran
Medium:
Silver, fire-gilded and chased, with ram's-head upper terminals, openwork, wire chains, embossed pendants, table-cut carnelians, and turquoise beads
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. (26 x 16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2016
Accession Number:
2016.714.8
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, New York, NY (by 2006–16; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Turkmen Jewelry," October 9, 2012–February 24, 2013, no. 112.

Diba, Layla S. "Silver Ornaments from the Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf Collection." In Turkmen Jewelry. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 112, p. 160, ill. pl. 112 (color).



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