Islamic Mortar

Herat, Afghanistan

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late 12th century or early 13th century

Bronze with copper inlay

Overall: 5 x 5 5/8 in. (12.7 x 14.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mark Lansburgh, Class of 1949

M.985.32.2

Geography/Culture

Asia, Central and North Asia, Afghanistan

Period

1000-1400

Object Name

Personal Gear: Ceremonial

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Exhibition History

The Beauty of the Bronze: Selections from the Hood Museum of Art, Gene Y. Kim Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 13, 2012-March 18, 2014.

Provenance

Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico; given to present collection, 1985.

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