Bowl

Date:
8th–9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; painted in black slip and polychrome pigments under a transparent colorless glaze (buffware)
Dimensions:
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm)
D. 6 15/16 in. (17.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.87
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. 61, ch. 1, pp. 20, 44, ill. p. 44 (b/w).