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String of Beads

Object Name:
String of beads
Date:
probably 8th–12th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
L. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Gr. Diam. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.697
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
1939, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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