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Bowl

Object Number:35-7-79
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iran
Rayy
Site Name/Number: Rayy
Archaeology Area: RTF 2, Pit 2, D. 57.60, #13, d. in pit 4.80
Period: Islamic II
Date Made: 13th century
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:The Boston Museum of Fine Arts / University Museum Expedition to Rayy; Erich F. Schmidt 1934
Other Number:RF 2929 - Field No SF

Description

Pottery. Ring base, straight sides expanding to high rounded shoulder, overhanging flat rim. Iridescent white glaze on interior and almost all of exterior. Cobalt floral decoration on interior outlined in black. Exterior divided into seven vertical panels by pairs of cobalt lines with black floral motif in each panel. Slightly restored.

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