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Inscription

Overglaze black pseudo inscription on interior of rim. Exterior band of inscription in blue glaze.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Helen Norton in memory of Harry A. Norton, Sept. 18, 1963.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen Norton in memory of Harry A. Norton

Persian, Seljuk, late 12th–early 13th century

Object Place

Iran

Dimensions

H: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.1394

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay and glass frit), overglaze painted

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics