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Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; reddish body, white slip, yellowish black decoration, glazed
Dimensions:
3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (9.5 x 9.5 cm) approx.
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.507
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. LISTED AS 40.170.105: no. 31, ch. 8; pp. 222, 228, fig. 31 (b/w).



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