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Museum of Islamic Art
Hegira 3rd-4th century / AD 9th-10th century
Wheel-cut glass of this period shows a masterful control of the decorative technique. The bevelled design echoes similar forms from the stucco work common throughout the Abbasid capital of Samarra.
"Cup" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;qt;Mus21;10;en
MWNF Working Number: QT 10