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Fragment of an Ewer

Object Name:
Fragment of an ewer
Date:
8th–9th century
Geography:
Iraq, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; blown and tooled, applied handle
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) D. 2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.127
Not on view
Excavated at Selman Pak IV in Ctesiphon, Iraq, by the Joint Expedition of the Staatlichen Museen of Berlin and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931–32. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds and accessioned, 1932

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