Jar, Earthenware; painted in black under turquoise glaze

Jar

Date:
13th century
Geography:
Probably from Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; painted in black under turquoise glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Diam. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.47
Not on view
1935, purchased in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1936, accessioned by the Museum

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 23, p. 267, 280, ill. p. 280 (b/w).