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Perfume bottle (qumqum)

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Provenance

From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt

Islamic, Abbasid Period, 12th–13th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height: 14.0 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.1433

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Glass