Help us bring life to art, and art to lives. Make a donation.

close-button
Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Found/excavated Iraq, Samarra
Medium:
Cut glass
Dimensions:
H. 7/16 in. (1.1 cm) W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm) D. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) Wt. 0.1 oz. (2.8 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.75.5
Not on view
British Museum, London (until 1923; sold to Robert L. Hobson for MMA)
Related Objects

Small Bowl

Date: 9th century Medium: Glass, blue and opaque white mosaic; fused and slumped, probably ground and polished, applied disk foot Accession: 1990.185 On view in:Gallery 451

Pair of Doors

Date: 9th century Medium: Wood (teak); carved Accession: 31.119.4 On view in:Gallery 451

Pair of Doors

Date: 9th century Medium: Wood (teak); frames with carved panels Accession: 31.119.3 On view in:Gallery 451

Bowl Emulating Chinese Stoneware

Date: 9th century Medium: Earthenware; painted in blue on opaque white glaze Accession: 63.159.4 On view in:Gallery 451

Dado Panel

Date: 20th century Medium: Plaster; cast (Stucco; molded, carved) Accession: 27.229.1 On view in:Gallery 451