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Bowl

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze painted, so-called "mina'i" ware
Dimensions:
3 3/8 x 8 5/8in. (8.6 x 21.9cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, and Gift of The Schiff Foundation, 1957
Accession Number:
57.36.10
Not on view
Inscription: Outside part of one word is repeated many times in Kufic script as:
الدو
The complete word is:
الدو[لة]

A.Ghouchani

Marking: -Sticker on underside: PERSIAN/EXHIBITION/NEW YORK/1940/SJ 8
-Sticker on underside: 4
-Sticker on underside: D.J. 219/(4)
[ M. Parish-Watson, New York]; Mortimer L. Schiff, New York (by 1922–d. 1931); his son, John M. Schiff, New York (by 1940–57; sold and gifted to MMA)
The Iranian Institute. "Exhibition of Persian Art," 1940, Gal. I, no. 24J.

Riefstahl, Rudolf M. Parish-Watson Collection of Mohammadan Potteries. New York: E. Weyhe, 1922. no. 33, p. 171, ill. figs. 16, 17, 57.

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 24J, pp. 22-23.



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