Bowl with Green Pseudo-Inscriptions and Clusters of Spots, Earthenware; yellow slip with green decoration under transparent glaze

Bowl with Green Pseudo-Inscriptions and Clusters of Spots

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Nishapur. Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; yellow slip with green decoration under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7cm)
Diam. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.52
Not on view
1938, excavated at Tepe Madrasa 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. 4a,b, ch. 7, pp. 207-208, 210, ill. p. 210 (b/w).