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Ring Weight

Object Name:
Ring weight
Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 3/4 in. W. 1 5/8 in. D. 1 in.
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.256.2a
Not on view
Inscription: (a) Arabic; illegible.

Marking: Both a & b stamped.
[ Michael Casira, Cairo, until 1908; sold to A.M. Lythgoe for MMA]
Evans, Helen C., and Brandie Ratliff, ed. Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. p. 146.



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