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Fragments

Date:
10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, transparent; cut
Dimensions:
Max. dimensions: (a) 1 3/8 x 7/8 in. (3.5 x 2.2 cm) (b) 1 3/16 x 11/16 in. (3.0 x 1.8 cm) (c) 7/8 x 7/16 in. (2.3 x 1.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.277a–c
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. 197, pp. 145-146, ill. p. 146 (b/w).



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