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Glass Bowl

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, blue; blown, ground rim
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm)
Diam. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)
Th. 1/8 in. (0.3 cm)
Wt. 1.9 oz. (53.9 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.197
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1938, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Kröger, Jens. Nishapur: Glass of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1995. no. 33, p. 53, ill. (b/w).

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