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Fragment of a Bottle

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass, colorless; cut
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) Diam. (at lip) 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.279
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. 173, p. 128, ill. (b/w).



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