Art/ Collection/ Art Object


13th century
Made in Iran, Kashan
Stonepaste; luster-painted on opaque white glaze
7 x 14 7/8 in. (17.8 x 37.8 cm)
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1941
Accession Number:
Not on view
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (by 1931–41; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Ceramic Art of the Near East," 1931, no. 71.

Cairo. Musée Arabe Du Caire. "L'Exposition Persane de 1931," 1931, no. 31.

London. Burlington House. "International Exhibition of Persian Art," January 7, 1931–February 28, 1931, no. 154W.

Pope, Arthur Upham. "Special Persian Exhibition." Bulletin of the Pennsylvania Museum Vol. XXII, no. 107 (November 1926). pp. 245-251.

Dimand, Maurice S. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 12 to June 28, 1931." In Loan Exhibition of Ceramic Art of the Near East. New York, 1931. no. 71, p. 18, ill. pl. 71 (b/w).

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