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Foot from a Stand

Object Name:
Support fitting
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze; cast
Dimensions:
H. 3 9/16 in. (9 cm) W. ca. 3 1/8 in. (ca. 8 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.268
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. 102-103, ill. fig. 177 (b/w).



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