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Bowl with ibexes and birds

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Inscription

Inscribed in Arabic, "Baraka" ("Blessing")

Provenance

Gift to MFA by exchange from Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, Mar. 13, 1958

Credit Line

Gift by exchange from Miss E. Elizabeth Sears in memory of her sister Mary Crease Sears

Persian, 9th–10th century A.D.

Object Place

Nishapur, Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.5 x 19.3 cm (2 15/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.300

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, slip painted under clear glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware