Probably from Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Earthenware; white slip with monochrome slip decoration under a transparent glaze
H. 3 1/4 (8.3 cm) Diam. 15 3/4 in. (40 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1936
Not on view
1935, purchased in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, accessioned by the Museum
Chicago. Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago. "Blue and White: Chinese Porcelain and Its Impact on the Western World," October 3, 1985–December 1, 1985, no. 64.
Carswell, John. "Catalogue of an exhibition at David and Alfred Smart Gallery, University of Chicago." In Blue and White: Chinese Porcelain and Its Impact on the Western World. University of Chicago: University of Chicago, 1985. no. 64, p. 123, ill. (b/w).
Golombek, Lisa, and Robert Barry Mason. Tamerlane's Tableware : A New Approach to the Chinoiserie Ceramics of Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Iran. Toronto, Canada: Lisa Golombek, 1994. pp. 203, 247, ill. pl. VII (color), pl. 44 NM7 (b/w).
Artist: Date: late 9th–early 10th century Accession Number: 38.40.118 Date: late 9th–early 10th centuryMedium: Earthenware; white slip with black slip decoration under transparent glazeAccession: 38.40.118On view in:Not on view