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Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; polychrome decoration under transparent glaze (buff ware)
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.500
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

"Christian Remains from Nishapur." Forschungen zur Kunst Asiens (1970). p. 80, ill. fig. 2 (b/w).

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 48, ch. 1, pp. 15-16, 43, ill. p. 43 (b/w).



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