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Fragment of a Jar

Object Name:
Fragment of a jar
Date:
early 9th century
Geography:
Iran, Nishapur
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Earthenware; underglaze painted in polychrome pigments under monochrome glaze
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.539
Not on view
1939, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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