Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip, incised and splashed with polychrome glazes under transparent glaze (sgraffito ware)
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Diam. 13 3/4 in. (14 x 35 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.68
Not on view
1939, excavated near Alp Arslan 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. 31, ch. 2, pp. 63, 80, ill. p. 80 (b/w).