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Bowl with Pagodas and Landscape Elements

Object Name:
18th century
Made in Iran, Mashhad
Stonepaste; painted under a transparent glaze
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) Diam. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 461
Objects like this bowl were typically displayed in open niches in reception rooms of upper-class Syrian residences during the Ottoman period
[ L. Raffy, Inc., New York, until 1915; sold to MMA]
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