Türkmen (Turkmen) Necklace

Dating

Late 19th to early 20th century C.E.

Türkmen (Turkmen) Necklace

Origin

Central Asia

Materials

"Silver; fire-gilded and chased, with ram’s-head upper terminals, openwork, wire chains, embossed pendants, table-cut and cabochon carnelians, and turquoise beads."

Dimensions

17.5 cm

39.7 cm

Culture

Museum

Acquisition 

ID#

Türkmen (Turkmen)

MET

2009

2009.530.7

Copyright Status

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