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Fragment of a Waster

Object Name:
Fragment of a waster
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; charcoal body, olive-green and transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) L. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) Wt. 1.4 oz. (39.7 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.36
Not on view
1947, excavated at kiln site 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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