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Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
late 9th–early 10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; slip covered with monochrome decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
a: W. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) L. 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm) b: W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) L. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.31a–c
Not on view
1935, purchased by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, accessioned by the Museum

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 8, pp. 95, 111, ill. p. 111 (b/w).



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