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Ewer

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iraq or Syria
Medium:
Earthenware; unglazed
Dimensions:
H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.51.2
Not on view
Kouchakji Frères, New York (until 1928; their sale, American Art Association, New York, March 2–3, 1928, lot 138, to MMA)
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