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Dish

Date:
late 12th–early 13th century
Geography:
Iran, Rayy
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; glazed and luster-painted
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm) Diam. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.60.3
Not on view
Inscription: A word that could be البرکة in kufic script repeated several times.

A.Ghouchani
[ Khalil Rabenou, New York, until 1964; sold to MMA]
Museum für Islamische Kunst, Pergamonmuseum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. "The Arts of Islam. Masterpieces from the M.M.A.," June 15, 1981–August 8, 1981.

Grube, Ernst J. "The Art of Islamic Pottery." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 23, no. 6 (February 1965). p. 220, ill. fig. 21 (b/w).

"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 29, pp. 88-89, ill. p. 89 (b/w).



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