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Coin (?)

Near Eastern, Iranian, Islamic
Umayyad or Abbasid
late 7th–mid-13th century


Findspot: Iran, Rayy, Plot BB 38, D.74.25-73.80 top layer

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 012 TH. .001 weight: .85

Accession Number

35.1089

Medium or Technique

Bronze?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Small, abrased, concave by pressure. Oxidized.

Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition