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Bowl

Date:
first half 9th century
Geography:
Iraq, probably Basra
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; polychrome luster-painted on opaque white glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) Diam. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.114
Not on view
[ E. Safani, New York, until 1952; sold to MMA]
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Muslim: An Early Fatimid Ceramist." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, New Series, vol. 26 (May 1968). pp. 359-369, ill. fig. 3 (b/w).

Ettinghausen, Richard. "Islamic Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 33, no. 1 (Spring 1975). ill. p. 4 (color).

Welch, Stuart Cary. The Islamic World. vol. 11. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987. pp. 20-21, ill. fig. 9 (color).

de Montebello, Philippe, and Kathleen Howard, ed. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide. 6th ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1992. p. 312, ill. fig. 2 (color).

Ekhtiar, Maryam, Sheila R. Canby, Navina Haidar, and Priscilla P. Soucek, ed. Masterpieces from the Department of Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1st ed. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2011. no. 11, pp. 35-36, ill. p. 35 (color).



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