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Master Model

Object Name:
Master model
Date:
11th century
Geography:
Excavated in Iran, Nishapur
Medium:
Earthenware; gritty white body, unglazed
Dimensions:
Diam. of opening. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.101.9
Not on view
1947, excavated at kilns in Nishapur, Iran by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's expedition; 1948, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

Wilkinson, Charles K. "The Kilns of Nishapur." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, old series, vol. 17 (May 1959). p. 237, ill. p. 237 (b/w).

Wilkinson, Charles K. Nishapur: Pottery of the Early Islamic Period. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973. no. 66a,b,c, ch. 11, pp. 274-275, 287, ill. p. 287 (b/w).

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