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Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in (4.5 cm) Diam. 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm) Base: 1 15/16 in. (5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.95
Not on view
1939, excavated near Alp Arslan Road 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. 6, ch. 2, pp. 59, 71, ill. p. 71 (b/w).



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