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Fragments of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragments of a bowl
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; off-white body, white slip decorated in black, under copper alkaline glaze
Dimensions:
a: H. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm) W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm) D. 4 7/16 in. (11.3 cm) Wt. 5.8 oz. (164.4 g) b: H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm) W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) Wt. 0.4 oz. (11.3 g) c: H. 13/16 in. (2.1 cm) W. 3 9/16 in. (9 cm) D. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) Wt. 1.2 oz. (34 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.41
Not on view
1947, excavated in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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