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Pectoral Ornament

Object Name:
Ornament
Date:
19th century
Geography:
Central Asia or Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; fire-gilded and chased, with openwork, applied decoration, wire chains, bells, ram's-head terminals, and table cut and cabochon carnelians
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. (21 x 21 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.501.7
Not on view
Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf, Toronto, Canada (by 2006–10; 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. 72, p. 120, ill. pl. 72 (color).



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