Bowl, Earthenware; white slip, incised and splashed with polychrome glazes under transparent glaze (sgraffito ware)

Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; white slip, incised and splashed with polychrome glazes under transparent glaze (sgraffito ware)
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Diam. of rim: 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.86
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. 45, ch. 2, pp. 65, 83, ill. p. 83 (b/w).