Bowl, Earthenware; red slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze

Bowl

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran or Central Asia. Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; red slip with polychrome slip decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Diam. 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.128
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1938, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 20, ch. 5, pp. 164, 173, ill. p. 173 (b/w).