Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment of an Ewer

Object Name:
8th–9th century
Found/excavated Iraq, Ctesiphon
Glass; blown, applied; tooled
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) W. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
Not on view
Excavated at Selman Pak IV in Ctesiphon, Iraq, by the Joint Expedition of the Staatlichen Museen of Berlin and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931–32. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds and accessioned, 1932

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