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Bottle

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Attributed to Syria
Medium:
Glass; mold blown
Dimensions:
H. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Diam. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Wt. 1.4 oz. (39.7 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Elias Kempner, 1934
Accession Number:
34.132.18
Not on view
Mrs. Elias Kempner(until 1934; gifted to MMA)
Richter, Gisela M. A. "Notes: A Gift of Ancient Glass." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 30(1) (1935). p. 19.

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