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Provenance

By date unknown, Nasli Heeramaneck, New York; 1965, sold by Heeramaneck to MFA (funds provided by John Goelet). (Accession Date: March 10, 1965)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the John Goelet Foundation

Persian, Seljuk, early 13th century

Object Place

Kashan, Iran

Dimensions

10.2 x 22.5 cm (4 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.231

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay, and glass frit) with black pigment under a translucent alkaline glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics