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Fragment of a Bowl

Object Name:
Fragment of a bowl
Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; black slip and white slip decoration, greenish glaze
Dimensions:
H. 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
W. 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm)
D. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Wt. 1 oz. (28.4 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.170.526
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. 47, ch. 5, pp. 168-169, 177, ill. p. 177 (b/w).

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