Bowl

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; buff slip, underglaze painted in polychrome pigments under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)
Diam. 7 11/16 in. (19.6 cm)
Base: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.102
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. 8, ch. 1, pp. 9, 32, ill. p. 32 (b/w).