Ewer Inscribed with "al-'izz" ("Glory") in Floriated Kufic on its Neck

Object Name: Ewer
Date: first half 13th century
Geography: Syria, Raqqa
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Stonepaste; painted in luster and blue on opaque white glaze under transparent glaze
Dimensions: H. 7 5/16 in. (18.6 cm) Gr. Diam. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Horace Havemeyer, 1948
Accession Number: 48.113.18

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