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Fragment of a Model

Object Name:
Fragment of a model
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; off-white body, unglazed
Dimensions:
H. 11/16 in. (1.7 cm) W. 3 15/16 in. (8.4 cm) D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) Wt. 1.1 oz. (31.2 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.35
Not on view
1947, excavated at kiln site in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 67, ch. 11, pp. 275, 287, ill. p. 287 (b/w).



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