Inscription: Inscription around rim: "Knowledge is the most noble of noble qualities, and manly virtue is the most praiseworthy of pedigrees. Happiness a . . ." Inscription in center: "Ahmad"
Charles K. and Irma B. Wilkinson, Sharon, CT (by 1961–75; gifted to MMA)
Wilkinson, Charles K. Iranian Ceramics. New York: Asia House Gallery, 1963. no. 20, pp. 5, 121, ill. pl.. 20 (b/w).