Vessel Stamp

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Object Name: 
Vessel Stamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.314
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.8 cm, W: 4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
737
Primary Description: 
Vessel Stamp. Translucent dark green glass; applied, stamped. Oval disc applied to rim and side of vessel; circular stamp, slightly off center, bearing nine lines of Arabic in relief. Inscription: "In the name of Allāh: commanded Allāh honesty; and ordered teh stamping of this qist al-Qāsim b. Ubaydullāh, at the hands of muslim b. al-'Arāf, year nineteen and one hundred." [See External Object File 59.1.295-411 for Arabic inscription.]
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27