Bowl

Date:
8th–9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; slip covered with polychrome slip decoration under monochrome glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 9/16 in (6.5 cm)
Diam. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Wt. 20.1 oz. (569.9 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.31
Not on view
1938, excavated at Qanat 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. 10, ch. 2, pp. 59, 73, ill. p. 73 (b/w).