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Description
Eleven glass weights, each stamped with an Arabic inscription, dating from the ninth to the eleventh centuries. These were bought from the American Numismatic Society.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
weights
date made
9th century to 11th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: container: 2 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 13.335 cm x 9.8425 cm
ID Number
PH.M-09891
catalog number
M-09891
accession number
236959
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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