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Pendant

Date:
probably 8th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Jet; carved and inscribed
Dimensions:
H. 13/16 in. (2 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm) D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.257
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1939, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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