Bowl

Date:
late 8th–early 9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; polychrome decoration under transparent glaze (buff ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm)
Diam. 3 15/16 in. (10 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.40.170
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. 9, ch. 1, pp. 9, 32, ill. p. 32 (b/w).