Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; painted in black slip and polychrome pigments under transparent colorless glaze (buffware)
Dimensions:
W. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
L. 3 1/16 in. (7.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.524
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. 91a,b, ch. 1, pp. 29, 53, ill. p. 53 (b/w).