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Stonepaste Bowl with Blue and Black Underglaze Painting

Object Name:
late 12th century
Iran, probably Kashan
Stonepaste; glazed and incised
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm) Wt. 20.4 oz. (578.4 g)
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1945
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic inscription In naskhi script:

العز و الا/ قبال و / الدولة / و السعادة / و السلامة / و الکرا/مة و البر/ و النعم

H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (by 1931–45; gifted to MMA)
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. 86, p. 21.

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