Earring, Gold wire with filigree

Earring

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Found Iran, Gurgan
Medium:
Gold wire with filigree
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
W. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
D. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.4.8
Not on view
Majid and Feraidoon Movaghar, Tehran and New York (until 1952; sold to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 21b, pp. 48-49, ill. p. 49 (color).