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On View
  • Period

    December 1210 (Jumadi II 607 A.H.)
  • Geography

    Kashan, Iran
  • Material

    Stone-paste painted over glaze with luster
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 3.7 x 35.2 x 35.2 cm (1 7/16 x 13 7/8 x 13 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Shamsuddin al-Hasani Abu Zayd
  • Description

    Dish with scalloped upright sides and a narrow grooved rim. Broken, repaired and in places restored with plaster, painted.
    Clay: soft, white.
    Glaze: opaque cream-white.
    Decoration: painted in golden-brown lustre with ruby reflections.
    Signature, date and inscriptions.
  • Origin

    Kashan, Iran
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

  • On View

    Freer Gallery 03: Engaging the Senses
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