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Bowl with Inscription

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
9th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; painted in black with splashes of green on opaque white (tin) glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) Diam. 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.109
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1938, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Wilkinson, Charles K. "The Glazed Pottery of Nishapur and Samarkand." Bulletin of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New Series, vol. 20, no. 3 (November 1961). p. 106, ill. fig. 8 (b/w).

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 16, ch. 6, pp. 186, 197, ill. p. 197 (b/w).



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