Fragment, Earthenware; painted in blue on opaque white (tin) glaze

Fragment

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur. Attributed to Iraq
Medium:
Earthenware; painted in blue on opaque white (tin) glaze
Dimensions:
H. 4 7/16 in (11.2 cm)
W. 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
D. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm)
Wt. 3 oz. (85.1 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.460
Not on view
1937, excavated at Sabz Pushan 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. 6, ch. 6, pp. 183-184, 194, ill. p. 194 (b/w).