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Bottle

Date:
first half 11th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, colorless with green tinge; blown, cut
Dimensions:
H. 8 11/16 in. (22.0 cm) Gr. W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.10
Not on view
1947, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Islamic Glass: A Brief History." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 44, no. 2 (Fall 1986). p. 29, ill. fig. 29 (color).

Kröger, Jens. Nishapur: Glass of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 171, pp 126-127, ill. p. 127 (b/w).



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