Vessel Stamp

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Object Name: 
Vessel Stamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.305
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
754-775
Primary Description: 
Vessel Stamp. Translucent dark green glass; applied, stamped. Roughly circular disc attached to rim and side of vessel; circular stamp, D: 34 mm, bearing six lines of Arabic in low relief (the last two imperfectly preserved). Inscription: "Ordered the Servant of Allāh, 'Abdullāh, the Commander of the Believers [the stamping of it?], measure of white cumin, full measure." [See External Object File 59.1.295-411 for Arabic inscription.]
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27