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Bottle

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; mold blown
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm) Diam. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.45
Not on view
1938, excavated at Qanat Tepe in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Kröger, Jens. Nishapur: Glass of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 128, p. 92, ill. (b/w).



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