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Unidentified Object

Object Name:
Unidentified object
Date:
11th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze; cast, incised
Dimensions:
L. 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm) W. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.115
Not on view
1939, excavated near Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, 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. 104-105, ill. fig. 187 (b/w).



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