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Bottle

Date:
late 8th–9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass; free blown
Dimensions:
L. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm) Diam. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.70
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. 93, p. 75, ill. (b/w).



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