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Fragments

Date:
15th century
Geography:
Made in Egypt, Fustat
Medium:
Stonepaste; polychrome painted under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
D. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Wt. 8.6 oz. (243.8 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of S. C. Bosch Reitz, 1923
Accession Number:
23.205.3
Not on view
Oscar Raphael, London; S. C. Bosch Reitz, New York (until 1923; gifted to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Mamluk Underglaze Painted Pottery: Foundations of Future Study." Muqarnas vol. 2 (1984). p. 107, ill. pl. 11a (b/w).

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