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Jar

Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; under blue glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm) Diam. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm) Wt. 12.1 oz. (343.1 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.293
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

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 13, ch. 11, pp. 265, 278, ill. p. 278 (b/w).



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