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Kohl Flask

Object Name:
Kohl flask
6th–7th century
Attributed to Syria
Glass; blown, pinched, and applied decoration, tooled on the pontil
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm) W. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm) D. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) Wt. 2.7 oz. (76.6 g) >> Plus 1 fragment
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
Julien Gréau, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, New York (by 1903–d. 1913; coll. cat., 1903, no. 1286); 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. 1286.

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