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7th–8th century
Attributed to Iraq or Syria
Glass; mold blown
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
W. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
D. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
Wt. 1.7 oz. (48.2 g)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
Julien Gréau, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), New York (by 1903–d. 1913; coll. cat., 1903, no. 1130); his estate(1913–17; gifted to MMA)
Froehner, Wilhelm. Collection Julien Gréau : Verrerie Antique, Emaillerie et Poterie Appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. Paris, 1903. no. 1130.

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Islamic Glass: A Brief History." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 44, no. 2 (Fall 1986). p. 16, ill. fig. 12 (color).

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