Bowl, Earthenware; buff slip, underglaze painted in polychrome pigments under transparent glaze

Bowl

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; buff slip, underglaze painted in polychrome pigments under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (8cm)
Diam. 7 11/16 in. (19.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.40.122
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. 16, ch. 1, pp. 10, 33, ill. p. 33 (b/w).