Jar, Stonepaste; polychrome painted under a transparent glaze

Jar

Date:
late 12th–first half 13th century
Geography:
Made in Syria
Medium:
Stonepaste; polychrome painted under a transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Max. Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.162.1
Not on view
Marking: - In pencil, twice, on foot: 28660
[ Demotte, Inc., Paris, until 1923; sold to MMA]
Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Mohammedan Decorative Arts. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1930. pp. 163, 165, ill. fig. 101 (b/w).

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. p. 194, ill. fig. 125 (b/w).

Kühnel, Ernst. "(Translation of Islamische Kleinkunst)." In Islamic Arts. London, 1970. p. 120, ill. fig. 87.

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn, Suzanne G. Valenstein, and Julia Meech-Pekarik. "The Metropolitan Museum of Art." In Oriental Ceramics: The World's Great Collections. vol. 12. Tokyo: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1977. p. 313, ill. pl. 86 (color).

Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Islamic Pottery: A Brief History." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, New Series, vol. 40, no. 4 (Spring 1983). no. 21, pp. 20-21, ill. pl. 21 (color).

Welch, Stuart Cary. The Islamic World. vol. 11. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987. p. 46, ill. fig. 32 (color).