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Fragments

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Found/excavated Iraq, Samarra
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
23.75.13a H. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm) W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) D. 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm) Wt. 1.6 oz. (45.4 g) 23.75.13b H. 3/16 in. (0.5 cm) W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm) Wt. 0.3 oz. (8.5 g) 23.75.13c H. 3/16 in. (0.5 cm) W. 2 in. (5.1 cm) D. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm) Wt. 0.3 oz. (8.5 g) 23.75.13d H. 1/16 in. (0.2 cm) W. 2 in. (5.1 cm) D. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm) Wt. 0.2 oz. (5.7 g) 23.75.13e H. 1/8 in. (0.3 cm) W. 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm) D. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm) Wt. 0.3 oz. (8.5 g) 23.75.13f H. 3/16 in. (0.5 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) D. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm) Wt. 0.2 oz. (5.7 g) 23.75.13g H. 1/16 in. (0.2 cm) W. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm) D. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm) Wt. 0.1 oz. (2.8 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.75.13a–g
Not on view
British Museum, London (until 1923; sold to Robert L. Hobson for MMA)
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