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Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; molded decoration, white opaque tin glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) Diam. 12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm) Diam. Base: 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.91
Not on view
1939, excavated at Village Tepe in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, 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. 8, ch. 6, pp. 184-185, 195, ill. p. 195 (b/w).



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