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Casket

Date:
late 12th–early 13th century
Geography:
Iran, Khurasan
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Brass; hammered in repoussé and chased
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 9 in. (22.9 cm) Diam. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm) Wt. 26 oz. (737.17 g)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of George Hecksher, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.762
Not on view
[ Art market, London]; George Hecksher, San Francisco (until 2001; gifted to MMA)
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