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Waster

Date:
16th–17th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; gritty buff body, reddish brown and yellow streak decoration
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/16 in. (16 cm) W. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm) D. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) Wt. 9.7 oz. (275 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.637
Not on view
1937, excavated at kiln 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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