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Jar

Date:
12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; iridescent turquoise glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) Diam. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.50
Not on view
1935, purchased in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, accessioned by the Museum

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