Jar

Date:
8th–10th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; under green glaze
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Diam. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.25
Not on view
1937, excavated at Village Tepe in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1939, 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. 26, ch. 9, pp. 235, 246, ill. p. 246 (b/w).