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Bowl

Date:
second half 12th century
Geography:
Made in Syria
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; incised and underglaze painted under transparent colorless glaze (so-called lakabi ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm) Diam. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.160.15
Not on view
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (until 1929; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection," March 27, 1993–June 20, 1993, no. 109.

Dimand, Maurice S. "A Picture Book." In Islamic Pottery of the Near East. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1936. ill. fig. 5A.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. p. 174, ill. fig. 108 (b/w).

Lane, Arthur. "Mesopotamia, Egypt and Persia." In Early Islamic Pottery. Faber Monographs on Pottery and Porcelain. London: Faber and Faber, 1947. p. 35, ill. pl. 46B (b/w).

Mayor, A. Hyatt. "The Gifts that Made the Museum." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 16, no. 3 (November 1957). p. 97, ill. (b/w).

Lukens, Marie G. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide to the Collections: Islamic Art. vol. 9. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1965. p. 10, ill. fig. 15.

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, Suzanne G. Valenstein, and Julia Meech-Pekarik. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art." In Oriental Ceramics: The World's Great Collections. vol. 12. Tokyo: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1977. ill. pl. 243 (b/w), interior and profile.

Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney. Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. p. 119, ill. pl. 109 (b/w).



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