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Silver bowl

Period:
Sasanian
Date:
ca. 6th–7th century A.D.
Geography:
Iran, Qasr-i Abu Nasr
Culture:
Sasanian
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1.26 in. (3.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.107.74
Not on view
1933–34, excavated by J.M. Upton, W. Hauser and C.K. Wilkinson on behalf of The Persian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1934, ceded in the division of finds.
Whitcomb, Donald S. 1985. Before the Roses and Nightingales: Excavations at Qasr-i Abu Nasr, Old Shiraz. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 166-167, fig. 62t.
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