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Beads

Date:
9th–12th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Agate (?); cut
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.190a–c
Not on view
Excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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