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Bowl

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white glaze with polychrome decoration under transparent colorless glaze, incised
Dimensions:
38.40.132a: H. 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm) W. 10 1/16 in. (25.5 cm) D. 9 13/16 in. (25 cm) 38.40.132b: H. 6 in. (15.2 cm) W. 9 5/16 in. (23.7 cm) D. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.132a, b
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. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 20, ch. 2, pp. 61, 75, ill. p. 75 (b/w).



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