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African Art
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Choker with Dangling Crescents

19th–20th century

Silver and turquoise

8 1/4 × 5 3/4 × 3/8 in. (21 × 14.6 × 1 cm)
Gift of Deborah Volberg Pagnotta and Dr. Rachel Volberg in honor of Professor Labelle Prussin, Ph.D. 1973, our tough, brilliant mother
2019.110.41
Geography: 
Northern, Africa
Culture: 
Islamic
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Collected by Labelle Prussin, Pomona, NY, in 1980 in Morocco; Deborah Volberg Pagnotta, Yorktown Heights, NY and Dr. Rachel Volberg, Northampton, MA; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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