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Dish

Date:
probably 14th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur; Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip with monochrome slip decoration under a transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 (8.3 cm) Diam. 15 3/4 in. (40 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.4
Not on view
1935, purchased in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, accessioned by the Museum

Carswell, John. "Catalogue of an exhibition at David and Alfred Smart Gallery, University of Chicago." In Blue and White: Chinese Porcelain and Its Impact on the Western World. University of Chicago: University of Chicago, 1985. no. 64, p. 123, ill. (b/w).

Golombek, Lisa, and Robert Barry Mason. Tamerlane's Tableware : A New Approach to the Chinoiserie Ceramics of Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Iran. Toronto, Canada: Lisa Golombek, 1994. pp. 203, 247, ill. pl. VII (color), pl. 44 NM7 (b/w).



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