Lantern for a Lamp

Object Name: Lantern
Date: 9th–10th century
Geography: Iran, Nishapur; Iran, Nishapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Earthenware; carved decoration, unglazed
Dimensions: H. 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm) Diam. 5 7/8 in. (15 cm) Base. 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number: 39.40.87

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