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Beads

Date:
9th–12th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Chalcedony; cut
Dimensions:
L. 11 13/16 in. (30 cm) Gr. Diam. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.71a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
Excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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