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Fragment

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip, incised and splashed with polychrome glazes under transparent glaze (sgraffito ware)
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm) W. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) D. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) Wt. 1.6 oz. (45.4 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.477
Not on view
1939, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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