Fragment of a Bowl, Earthenware; yellow glaze over reddish body with white slip, black decoration

Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Found Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; yellow glaze over reddish body with white slip, black decoration
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
W. 5 9/16 in. (14.2 cm)
D. 4 1/16 in. (10.3 cm)
Th. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.504
Not on view
1938, purchased in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1940, accessioned by the Museum

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 14, ch. 8, pp. 219, 226, ill. p. 226 (b/w).