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Flask

Date:
7th–8th century
Geography:
Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; free blown, applied decoration; tooled on the blow-pipe
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm) W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) D. 2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Anna Palmer Draper, 1914
Accession Number:
15.43.233
Not on view
Mary Anna Palmer Draper, New York (until d. 1914; bequeathed to MMA)
Bowie, Theodore Robert. "An Exhibition Prepared by Theodore Bowie." In Islamic Art Across the World. Vol. no. 1970/3. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Art Museum, 1970. no. 227, p. 71, ill. fig. 227.

Swietochowski, Marie. "Medieval Islamic Glass." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 23 (February 1965). p. 200, ill. fig. 2 (b/w).



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