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String of Beads

Object Name:
String of beads
Date:
probably 8th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
L. 17 11/16 in. (45 cm) Diam. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.698
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1939, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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