Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Part of an Earring
Date between 1000 and 1100
Medium Seed pearls and gold filigree
Dimensions Overall: 1 1/8 × 1 1/8 inches (2.9 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Mrs. Charles C. Andrews, Mr. and Mrs. Frank A. Germack, Jr., and Mrs. Victor W. Wertz
Accession Number 1986.100
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
(Spink and Sons Ltd., London, England);
1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Spink, M., ed. ISLAMIC JEWELLERY. Sales cat., Spink and Son, Ltd. London, 1986, pp. 32-33 (ill).