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Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur; Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip, incised and splashed with polychrome glazes under transparent glaze (sgraffito ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 9/16 in (9cm) Diam. 8 11/16 in. (22 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.81
Not on view
1938, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, 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. 49, ch. 2, pp. 66, 84, ill. p. 84 (b/w).



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