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Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; buff slip, painted in polychrome pigments under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
39.40.82a: H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm) W. 6 7/16 in. (16.3 cm) D. 6 1/4 in. (15.8 cm) Th. 3/16 in. (0.4 cm) Diam. of base: 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) 39.40.82b: H. 1 in. (2.6 cm) W. 15/16 in. (2.4 cm) Th. 3/16 in. (0.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.82a, b
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. 1, ch. 1, pp. 7, 30, ill. p. 30 (b/w).



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