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Ewer

Date:
19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Armenia
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silver; partially gilded
Dimensions:
H. 12.5 in. (31.7 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.57.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 461
Objects like this ewer were typically displayed in open niches in reception rooms of upper-class Syrian residences during the Ottoman period
[ Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, until 1908; sold to MMA]
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