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Bowl with Arabic Inscription, "He who multiplies his words, multiplies his worthlessness"

Object Name: Bowl
Date: 10th century
Geography: Iran, Nishapur; Iran or present-day Uzbekistan, Nishapur or Samarqand
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Earthenware; white slip with incised black slip decoration under a transparent glaze
Dimensions: Diam. 10 13/16 in. (27.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number: 40.170.25

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