University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 59-5-7
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Islamic
Provenience: Iran
Nishapur (uncertain)
Period: Islamic
Date Made: 10th century - 11th century
Early Date: 900
Late Date: 1099
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Glazed
Sari Ware
Height: 7.7cm
Length: 19.2cm
Width: 19.1cm
Credit Line:Hasanlu Project Purchase, 1959

Description

Cream ground with large bold yellow bird and two tomato-red and brown patterns above and below it. Sari type ware. Said to be from Nishapur.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Al Khemir, Sabiha. 2012. Beauty and Belief: crossing Bridges with the Arts of Islamic Culture. : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 223View Objects cited in this Publication

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