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Ewer with Arabic proverb, "Devotion fortifies action"

Object Name: Ewer
Date: 10th century
Geography: Iran or present-day Uzbekistan, Nishapur or Samarqand
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Earthenware; white slip with black slip decoration under a transparent glaze
Dimensions: H. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm) Diam. at rim 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Gift of Ernest Erickson Foundation, 1988
Accession Number: 1988.114.3

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