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Bead

Date:
11th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt or Syria
Medium:
Gold; filigree and granulation
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nasser D. Khalili in Memory of Richard Ettinghausen, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.474.5
Not on view
[ Art Market, Jerusalem, ca. 1977–78; sold to Content]; [ Derek J. Content, London, from ca. 1978; to Khalili]; Mr. and Mrs. Nasser D. Khalili, London (until 1980; gifted to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 51e, p. 88, ill. (b/w).

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