Weight with Arabic inscription

Islamic
Abbasid Period
8th–9th century A.D. (?)


Accession Number

61.1479

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Classifications

Weights and measures

Provenance

Probably found in Egypt; 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