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Lamp

Date:
10th–11th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze; cast
Dimensions:
H. 11/16 in. (1.7 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm) L. 2 3/8 in. (6.0 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.50
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1938, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Allan, James. Nishapur: Metalwork of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1982. pp. 88-89, ill. fig. 107 (b/w).



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