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Button or Bead

Object Name:
Button or bead
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
Diam. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm) H. 1/4 in. (0.7 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.221a
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

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