Rings

Date:
9th–11th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.6 cm)
Diam. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm)
Diam. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.124
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1938, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Allan, James. Nishapur: Metalwork of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1982. p. 68, ill. fig. 51 (b/w).

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, and Manuel Keene. Islamic Jewelry in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1983. no. 1c, pp. 16-17, ill. (b/w).