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Inscription

apparently Arabic good wishes

Provenance

Lent to the MFA by Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes, August 9, 1950. Made a gift February 14, 1957.

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Persian, Seljuk, early 13th century

Object Place

Kashan, Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.1 x 21.2 cm (3 9/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.149

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay, and glaze frit), painted in luster pigments over an opaque white glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics