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Bead

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Rock crystal or quartz
Classification:
Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.200
Not on view
Excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 22, 1983–August 14, 1983, no. 8c.

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 8c, p. 26, ill. (b/w).



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