Inscription: Arabic; trans. "glory" or "happiness" (repeated on inner rim) in decorative kufic script.
Marking: -Sticker on outside: PERSIAN/EXHIBITION/NEW YORK/1940/SJ 6
-Sticker on underside: 11
-Sticker on underside: No 1319/RHogX
Mortimer L. Schiff, New York (until d. 1931); his son John M. Schiff, New York ( by 1940–57; sold and gifted to MMA)
Ackerman, Phyllis. "The Iranian Institute, New York." In Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art. 2nd. ed. New York: The Iranian Institute, 1940. no. Gallery I, case 25C, p. 23.