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Ewer, waster

Object Name:
Ewer
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; gritty composite body, blue glaze
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/16 in. (18.2 cm) Max WidtH. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm) irregular
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.529
Not on view
1939, excavated at kilns 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. 56, ch. 11, pp. 272, 283, ill. p. 283 (b/w).



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