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Bottle

Date:
10th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Glass; cut
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Diam. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) Wt. 3.9 oz. (110.6 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of A. Rabenou, 1930
Accession Number:
30.48.1
Not on view
Rhages

A. Rabenou, Paris (until 1930; gifted to MMA)
Clairmont, Christoph. "Some Islamic glass in the Metropolitan Museum." In Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, edited by Richard Ettinghausen. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1972. p. 147, ill. fig. 10 (b/w).



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