Bowl, Earthenware; slip covered with black decoration under transparent glaze

Bowl

Date:
late 10th century
Geography:
Probably from Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; slip covered with black decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Diam. 10 11/16 in. (27.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.20.61
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. 5, pp. 94-95, 111, ill. p. 111 (b/w).