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Bowl

Date:
10th century
Geography:
Eastern Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; underglaze slip painted
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) Diam. 8 1/2 in. (21.8 cm) Wt. 18.9 oz. (535.9 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mena Rokhsar in memory of Ebrahim Khalil Rokhsar, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.512.2
Not on view
Mena Rokhsar, Forest Hills Garden, NY (until 1995; gifted to MMA)
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