Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; buff slip, underglaze painted in black slip and polychrome pigments under transparent glaze
Dimensions:
Original Height of bowL. 2 3/16 in (5.5 cm)
L. 5 7/8 in. (15 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.503
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