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Bird-shaped oil lamp

Object Name: Oil lamp
Date: late 12th–early 13th century
Geography: Iran, Khurasan
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Bronze; cast, engraved, inlaid with silver and copper
Dimensions: H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 11 13/16 in. (30 cm) L. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of Islamic Art Gifts and Harvey and Elizabeth Plotnick Gifts, 2001
Accession Number: 2001.470

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