Bowl

Historical period(s)
Samanid period, 10th century
Medium
Earthenware painted over transparent glaze
Dimensions
Diam: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in)
Geography
Iran or Afghanistan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1953.70
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Afghanistan, earthenware, Iran, Samanid period (819 - 1005), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Abol F. Fotouhi

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 266.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Exhibition of 2500 Years of Persian Art. Exh. cat. Washington, 1971. cat. 65.
  • Treasure House of the Middle East. vol. 8, no. 19 Beirut, May 9, 1957. p. 10.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 10, p. 32-33.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. Islamic Art and Archaeology: Collected Papers. Berlin. pp. 331-384.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. The "Wade Cup" in the Cleveland Museum of Art: Its Origin and Decorations. vol. 2 Washington and Ann Arbor. p. 360, fig. 10.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum