Bowl, Earthenware; incised decoration under monochrome glaze

Bowl

Date:
late 8th–early 9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; incised decoration under monochrome glaze
Dimensions:
Base: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Diam. 5 1/8 in. (38.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.16
Not on view
1939, excavated at Tepe Madrasa in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, 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. 50a,b, ch. 9, pp. 240, 251, ill. p. 251 (b/w).