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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; red body, white slip, brown slip decoration, glazed
Dimensions:
H. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) W. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.574
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

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 86, ch. 3, pp. 109, 126, ill. p. 126 (b/w).



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