Art/ Collection/ Art Object


11th century
Found/excavated Egypt, Fustat
Glass; stained, marvered with gold inclusions
1 1/4 x 1 1/16"
Credit Line:
Purchase, V. Everit Macy Gift, 1930
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Art market, Near East, until 1930; sold to MMA through Maurice Dimand]
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. 143, ill. fig. 4 (b/w).

Kolbas, J. G. "A Color Chronology of Islamic Glass." Journal of Glass Studies 25 (1983). pp. 95-100, footnote 22.

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