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Earrings and Nose Rings

Object Name:
Earrings and nose rings
Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.154
Not on view
1936, excavated at South Horn in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Allan, James. Nishapur: Metalwork of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1982. pp. 66-67, ill. fig. 41 (b/w).



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