Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Coin

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Made in Iraq
Medium:
Probably copper
Dimensions:
W. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
L. 1 1/16 in. (27 cm)
Th. 1/8 in., (0.3 cm)
Wt. 260 gr (16.848g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joseph H. Durkee, 1898
Accession Number:
99.35.2388
Not on view
Joseph H. Durkee, New York (until d. 1898; bequeathed to MMA)
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