Dish, Earthenware; white slip with monochrome slip decoration under a transparent glaze

Dish

Date:
probably 14th century
Geography:
Probably from Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip with monochrome slip decoration under a transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 (8.3 cm)
Diam. 15 3/4 in. (40 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.4
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).