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Support fitting

Date:
10th century
Geography:
Found Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Bronze; cast
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) Max. W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm) Min. W. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm) Depth 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.258
Not on view
1939, excavated 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. 100-101, ill. fig. 174 (b/w).



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