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Ewer

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; molded decoration; overglaze painted and gilded on a monochrome opaque glaze (mina'i)
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm) Max. Diam. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number:
20.120.102
Not on view
William Milne Grinnell, New York (until d. 1920; bequeathed to MMA)
Harari, Ralph, and Richard Ettinghausen. A Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present, edited by Arthur Upham Pope. Vol. I-VI. London and New York: Oxford University Press, 1938. ill. v. 5, pl. 638A?.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. p. 188.



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