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Footed Bowl

Object Name:
Footed bowl
12th–13th century
Attributed to Iran
Stonepaste; stain and overglaze painted
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm) Diam. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) Wt. 8.9 oz. (252.339 g)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: On the interior there is decorative calligraphy.
On the exterior there is an inscription in naskhi script:

العز الدائم و الزائد العز و .../ العز ... و الزائد النصر و

[ Indjoudjian Frères, Paris, until 1912; sold to MMA]
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