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Fragment of a Jar

Object Name:
Fragment of a jar
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip, black and red slip decoration, glazed
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 in (14 cm) W. 7 1/16 in. (18 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.620
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

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