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Fragment

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, colorless; relief-cut
Dimensions:
Max. dim. 9/16 x 2 11/16 in. (1.5 x 6.9 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.261
Not on view
1939, 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

Kröger, Jens. Nishapur: Glass of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 184, p. 135, ill. (b/w).



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