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Sherd

Period:
Sasanian–early Islamic
Date:
ca. 6th–7th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian or Islamic
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
W. 1 7/16 × L. 1 7/8 × Th. 3/8 in. (3.6 × 4.7 × 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.411
Not on view
1928–29, excavated by the First Ctesiphon Expedition; acquired by the Museum in 1932, allotted to The Metropolitan Museum of Art following the Joint Expedition at Ctesiphon.
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