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Fragment of a Pin

Object Name:
Fragment of a pin
Date:
10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Bronze; cast
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/16 in. ( 3.6 cm) W. 3/8 in. (1 cm) D: 13/16 in. (2 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.261
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan 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. 70-71, ill. fig. 69 (b/w).



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