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Fragment of a Window

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Plaster; molded
Classification:
Stucco
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.658
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: Some Early Islamic Buildings and their Decoration. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. p. 153, ill. fig. 1.177 (b/w).



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