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Jar

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; unglazed
Dimensions:
H. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm) Diam. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.254
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan 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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