Historical period(s)
Saljuq period, early 13th century
Medium
Stone-paste decorated under transparent glaze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 10.2 x 21.5 x 21.5 cm (4 x 8 7/16 x 8 7/16 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1965.28
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Bowl

Keywords
Iran, naskh script, Saljuq period (1037 - 1300), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

E. Safani

Published References
  • Oriental Ceramics (Toyo Toji Taikan): The World's Great Collections. 12 vols., Tokyo. pl. 296.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Exhibition of 2500 Years of Persian Art. Exh. cat. Washington, 1971. cat. 76.
  • Sotheby's Arts of the Islamic world. London, April 28, 2004. pp. 82-83.
  • Yassar Tabbaa. Bronze Shapes in Iranian Ceramics. vol. 4 Leiden. pp. 98, 100, fig. 3.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. Ceramics from the World of Islam. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 56, pp. 126-127.
  • The Arts of Persia. New Haven and London. pp. 262-3, fig. 18.
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum