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Period:
Neo-Assyrian
Date:
ca. 8th–7th century B.C.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)
Culture:
Assyrian
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
a) H. 1.3 cm x W. 1.3 cm x D. .4 cm
b) H. 1.4 cm x W. 1.4 cm x D. .4 cm
Classification:
Glass-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.269.16a, b
Not on view
1961, excavated by Max Mallowan, on behalf of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq; ceded in the division of finds to the British School of Archaeology in Iraq; acquired by the Museum in 1962, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
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