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Bowl with Red and Purplish-black Palmettes

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
10th–11th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) Diam. of rim: 7 15/16 in. (20.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles K. Wilkinson, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.540
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 453
[ Hassan Khan Monif, New York]; Charles K. Wilkinson, Sharon, CT (until 1980; gifted to MMA)
Wilkinson, Charles K. Iranian Ceramics. New York: Asia House Gallery, 1963. no. 23, pp. 5, 122, ill. fig. 23 (b/w).



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