Stonepaste; painted in blue under transparent glaze
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Diam. of base: 7 11/16 in. (19.5 cm)
Harris Brisband Dick Fund, 1966
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 460
Inscription: Sahiba Haji Muhammad ibn Sulaiman
Octave Homberg, Paris (by 1904–28; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris,November 27–28, 1928, no. 42); Fernand Adda Collection, Egypt (until 1965; sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris,December 3, 1965, no. 792, to Marthe Baschet for MMA)
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Islamic Pottery and Italian Maiolica
Illustrated Catalogue of a Private Collection
Author: Bernard Rackham
Publisher: Faber and Faber, British, London, London
Islamic 143.6 R11
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