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Provenance

1950, Mrs. Edward Jackson (Mrs. Mary Stacy Beaman) Holmes (b. 1875), Topsfield, MA; 1964, bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1964).

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

Persian, Seljuk, early 13th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.5 x 14 cm (3 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.2070

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay and glass frit), alkaline glazed

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics