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Ewer

Date:
late 8th–9th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; free blown
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/8 in. (15 cm) Diam. (base) 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.62a–d
Not on view
1939, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, 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. 112, p. 83, ill. (b/w).



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