University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-11-11
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Rayy
Archaeology Area: RTG-8, Pit 2, passage, #8; D. 47.05
Date Made: Islamic II
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Artificial Paste
Glaze
Technique:Glazed
Iconography:Monster
Height: 8.8cm
Outside Diameter:20cm
Credit Line:The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition to Rayy; Erich F. Schmidt, 1937
Other NumberRG 7993 - Field No SF

Description

High ring base, slightly flaring sides. White glaze on both surfaces. Olive green decoration; human-headed monster on center interior, scrolls and thick rings enclosing two blobs on interior sides, simulated inscription on exterior.


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