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Fragment of a Tumbler

Object Name:
Tumbler fragment
Date:
10th–11th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Glass, colorless; cut
Dimensions:
H. 3 9/16 in. (9.1 cm)
Diam. (base) 2 1/16 in. (5.2 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.264
Not on view
1939, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, 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. 167, p. 124, ill. (b/w).

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