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Jar

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Rayy
Culture:
Islamic
Dimensions:
Ht. 7 in. (17.8 cm) Diam. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) Wt. 18.1 oz. (513.184 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number:
20.120.56
Not on view
Inscription: Top register contains a decorative kufic inscription and the inscription at the middle is illegible due to the thick glaze.

A.Ghouchani
William Milne Grinnell, New York (until d. 1920; bequeathed to MMA)
Joseph Breck. "The William Milne Grinell Bequest." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s., vol. XV (1920). pp. 273-275.



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