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Bowl

Date:
late 9th–10th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran or Central Asia. Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; red-brown slip with white slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) Diam. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.202
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

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