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Ewer

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; glazed
Dimensions:
H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
The Grinnell Collection, Bequest of William Milne Grinnell, 1920
Accession Number:
20.120.211
Not on view
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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