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Miniature Vessel

Object Name:
Vessel
Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze; incised
Dimensions:
H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) Diam. 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.266
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1936, excavated at Falaki 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. 88-89, ill. fig. 111 (b/w).



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