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Fragment

Date:
probably 10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, greenish; applied decoration
Dimensions:
L. (of cylinder) 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) Max. Diam. 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.275
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. 230, p. 177, ill. (b/w).



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