Bowl with Enthroned Figure, Attendants, and Peacocks, Stonepaste; glazed in opaque turquoise, in-glaze- and overglaze-painted

Bowl with Enthroned Figure, Attendants, and Peacocks

Object Name:
Bowl
Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Stonepaste; glazed in opaque turquoise, in-glaze- and overglaze-painted
Dimensions:
Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm); H. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Horace Havemeyer, 1956
Accession Number:
56.185.12
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic; trans. "And Allah" (repeated, on rim); benedictory (around exterior)

Interior in decorative Kufic script and exterior the words
العز الدائم و النصر القائم


A.Ghouchani

Marking: Sticker: "Property of Horace Havemeyer/LWH 1911"
Horace Havemeyer, New York (by 1942–d. 1956; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection," March 27, 1993–June 20, 1993, not in catalog.