Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tumbler

Date:
10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass, colorless; cut
Dimensions:
H. (of largest fragment, itself composed of five fragments glued together) 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm) Diam. (at base) 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.267a–d
Not on view
1939, excavated 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. 214, pp. 158-159, ill. (b/w).



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