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Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition

Persian (Sasanian and Islamic I),

Object Place

Islamic World

Dimensions

D. .210 H. .280

Accession Number

35.865

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, pottery and porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics