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Asian Art

Bottle

9th–10th century

Glass; coil decoration

2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm)
Bequest of Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh in memory of her husband Thomas Sedgwick van Volkenburgh, B.A. 1866
1940.283
Geography: 
Possibly Iran
Possibly Iraq
Culture: 
Iranian or Iraqi
Period: 
Abbasid period (750–1258)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (died 1940), New York; bequest to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1940

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