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Bowl

Date:
early 10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; slip covered with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze, incised
Dimensions:
H. 3 9/16 in. (9cm) Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.141
Not on view
1937, excavated at Village Tepe 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. 58, ch. 2, pp. 67-68, 86, ill. p. 86 (b/w).



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