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Box

Date:
probably 11th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze; incised
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.216
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

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 33, ch.12, pp. 303, 340, ill. p. 340 (b/w).



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