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Rim

Date:
12th century
Geography:
Iran, Hamadan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.5 cm) Diam. 11 7/16 in. (29.1 cm) Wt. 25.3 oz. (717.324 g)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1927
Accession Number:
27.13.15
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic, in Kufic script, on outer slant of rim.
Alphonse Kann, Paris (until 1927; his sale, American Art Association,New York, January 6–8, 1927, lot 296, to MMA)
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