Glazed bowl

Period:
late Sasanian–early Islamic
Date:
ca. 6th–8th century A.D.
Geography:
Iran, Qasr-i Abu Nasr
Culture:
Sasanian or Islamic
Medium:
Ceramic, glaze
Dimensions:
3.5 in. (8.89 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.175.42
Not on view
1932–33, excavated by J.M. Upton, W. Hauser and C.K. Wilkinson on behalf of The Persian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1933, ceded in the division of finds.
Whitcomb, Donald S. 1985. Before the Roses and Nightingales: Excavations at Qasr-i Abu Nasr, Old Shiraz. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 68-69, fig. 24c.