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Heart shaped dorsal pendant

Heart shaped dorsal pendant
(early 20th century)

silver, wool, silk, cotton, carnelians, glass (beads), semi-precious stone
85.0 × 15.0 × 20.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Central Asia, Asia
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, NGV Asian Art Acquisition Fund with the assistance of Graham and Vivien Knowles, Charles Goode AC and Cornelia Goode, 2013
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Small pendant: silver, cabochon cut, bezel/collet set stones, engraving, silver wire, bells and pressed metal hangings. Large heart shaped dorsal: silver, silver wire decoration, bezel/collet set, table cut carnelians.