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Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; pink slip and polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
38.40.289a: H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) W. 9 in. (22.9 cm) D. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) Wt. 8.7 oz. (246.7 g) 38.40.289b: H. 1 7/16 in. (3.7 cm) W. 5 11/16 in. (14.4 cm) D. 4 15/16 in. (12/5 cm) Wt. 3.3 oz. (93.6 g) 38.40.289c: H. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm) W. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm) D. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) Wt. 4.2 oz. (119.1 g) 38.40.289d: H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) W. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm) D. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm) Wt. 1.9 oz. (53.9 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.289a–d
Not on view
1937, excavated 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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