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Bowl

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Syria, Raqqa
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; painted and incised under a transparent turquoise glaze
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) Diam. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.196.1
Not on view
[ Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, until 1922; sold to MMA]
Migeon, Gaston. "Les Arts Plastiques et Industriels." In Manuel d'Art Musulman. vol. 2. Paris: Alphonse Picard et Fils, 1907. ill. fig. 233, A bowl with similar palmettes and kufic lettering characteristic of the 12th century.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. p. 192, ill. fig. 122 (b/w).

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Ceramics of Ayyubid Syria." In Raqqa Revisited. New York; New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 144, 166-7, 222, ill. MMA29 (color), pp. 168, 172, 174.



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