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Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; reddish body, purplish black slip, brown glaze
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (8.5 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.498
Not on view
1938, excavated at Qanat 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. 10, ch. 5, p. 162, 171, ill. p. 171 (b/w).



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