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Bottle Fragments

Object Name:
Bottle fragments
Date:
9th century
Geography:
Iraq, Samarra
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; free-blown, undecorated
Dimensions:
a) side: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm) W. 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) b) neck: H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) W. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) b) neck: 1 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.75.10a, b
Not on view
British Museum, London (until 1923; sold to Robert L. Hobson for MMA)
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