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Fragment of a Dish

Object Name:
Fragment of a dish
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; gritty composed body, sgraffito decoration, blue glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (8 cm) W. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.550
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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