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Fragment of a Jar

Object Name:
Fragment of a jar
Date:
9th century
Geography:
Iraq, Basra
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; glazed
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm) W. 2 11/16 in. (69 cm) D. 3/8 in. (0.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Noel E. Baker, 1952
Accession Number:
52.130.5
Not on view
Noel E. Baker, Montclair, NJ (until 1952; gifted to MMA)
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