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Ewer

Date:
8th–9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm) W. 7 in. (17.8 cm) D. 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm) Wt. 41.5 oz. (1176.6 g)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.49
Not on view
Joseph Brummer, New York (by 1943–d. 1947; his sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries,New York, April 20–23, 1949, lot 91, to MMA)
"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 9, pp. 44-45, ill. p. 45 (b/w).

Ali, Wijdan. The Arab Contribution to Islamic Art : From the Seventh to the Fifteenth Centuries. Jordan: The Royal Society of Fine Arts, Jordan, 1999. p. 44, ill. fig. 18 (b/w).



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