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. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)
Diam. 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.96
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. 48, ch. 9, pp. 239, 250, ill. p. 250 (b/w).