Inscription: The free man is still free even if touched by harm [al-hurru hurrun wa'in massahu'l durr] (Ghouchani 1986, pl. 131)
1935, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds
Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 4ab, pp. 132-133, 147, ill. p. 147 (b/w).