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Bowl with Pseudo-inscriptional Design

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
10th century
Geography:
Iran or present-day Uzbekistan, Nishapur or Samarqand
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
3 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (8.3 x 27.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1954
Accession Number:
54.141
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
[ Hassan Khan Monif, New York, until 1954; sold to MMA]
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