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Pilgrim Flask

Object Name:
Pilgrim flask
Date:
8th century
Geography:
From Iraq, Ctesiphon
Medium:
Earthenware; unglazed
Dimensions:
H. 7-1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.82
Not on view
Purchased by the Ctesiphon Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931–32, in the vicinity of Ctesiphon

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition," March 14, 2012–July 8, 2012, not in catalogue.

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