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12th–13th century
Attributed to Iran
Stonepaste; overglaze painted, so-called "mina'i" ware
H. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm) D: 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, and Gift of The Schiff Foundation, 1957
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: -Sticker on underside: PERSIAN/EXHIBITION/NEW YORK/1940/SJ 2
-Sticker on underside: 6
-Sticker on underside: I.I.L./43./.78
-Sticker on underside: 950.23/CON./215/12,500
-Sticker on underside: 1548 (scratched over)
Mortimer L. Schiff, New York (until d. 1931); his son, John M. Schiff, New York (by 1940–57; sold and gifted to MMA)
The Iranian Institute. "Exhibition of Persian Art," 1940, Gal. I, no. 24G.

Ackerman, Phyllis. "The Iranian Institute, New York." In Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art. 2nd. ed. New York: The Iranian Institute, 1940. no. Gallery I, case 24G, p. 22.

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