Crucible

Crucible

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Description
Small metal crucible believed to have been made in Nishapur, in Persia, in the 13th century.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Crucible
Date made
13th century or earlier
1200-1300
Measurements
overall: 1 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 4.7625 cm
overall: 1 5/8 in x 1 15/16 in; 4.1275 cm x 4.92125 cm
ID Number
CH.316717
catalog number
316717
accession number
227589
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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