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Object Number:
NEP103
Current Location:
Culture:
Arabic
Provenience:
Iran
Rayy
Date Made:
1100-1299 AD
Early Date:
1100
Late Date:
1299
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Paste
Technique:
Glazed
Iconography:
Arabic Inscription
Description:
Buff paste, deep olive green border and Cufic inscription. 12th-13th century. Martinovitch notes: Arabic inscription written in Kufic. Good wishes to the owner. "Wealth and happiness, and prosperity, and triumph, and power, and resignation (to the divine will)."
Credit Line:
Purchased from H. Kevorkian

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Mohammedan Art (15 May 1918 - 31 Aug 1918)
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Islamic Gallery (1977)
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Bibliography:

[Article] Negahban, Ezat O. 1989. "Persian Caligraphy: the Development of an Art Form". Expedition. 31 (1): 26-39. : Page/Fig./Plate: 28
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[Catalogue] 1918. Section of Oriental Art. (Catalogue).
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