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Inscription

Persian verses, unread

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection. Given to the MFA Aug. 26, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian, Ilkhanid, Late 13th or early 14th century

Object Place

probably Kashan, Iran

Dimensions

Diam: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.317

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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