Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bottle

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Found/excavated Iraq, Samarra
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Greenish glass; free-blown, undecorated
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in.
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.75.7
Not on view
British Museum, London (until 1923; sold to Robert L. Hobson for MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Herzfeld in Samarra," June 5, 2002–March 6, 2003, no catalogue.

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