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Fragment of a Panel

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
late 8th–9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Plaster; carved
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) W. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm) D. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm) Wt. 29.1 oz. (825.1 g)
Classification:
Stucco
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.12
Not on view
1935, excavated at Tepe Alp Arslan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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