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Bottle

Date:
8th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; mold blown
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm) L. (square) 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) W. (square) 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.230
Not on view
1937, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1938, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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