Art/ Collection/ Art Object


9th century
Attributed to probably Egypt
Glass; cut and incised
5in. (12.7cm)
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
Not on view
Unknownprovenance; acquired by the Metropolitan Museum by 1922
Museum für Islamische Kunst, Pergamonmuseum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. "The Arts of Islam. Masterpieces from the M.M.A.," June 15, 1981–August 8, 1981, no. 11.

"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 11, pp. 48-49, ill. p. 49 (b/w).

Ali, Wijdan. The Arab Contribution to Islamic Art : From the Seventh to the Fifteenth Centuries. Jordan: The Royal Society of Fine Arts, Jordan, 1999. p.73, ill. fig. 42 (b/w).

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