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Bowl with Radiating Panels

13th - 14th century

Stonepaste painted in blue, black, and turquoise on white slip under clear glaze (Sultanabad ware)

4 × 7 1/2 in. (10.2 × 19.1 cm)
Gift of Fred Olsen
1954.53.2
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Ilkhanid period (1256–1353)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Gerald Reitlinger Collection (1900–1978) St. Leonards-on-Sea, UK (TOCS article); Kelekian Collection (bears label "Lent by Kelekian #119"--Exhibited at Victoria and Albert on Loan by Kelekian 1910-1952 [Letter Oriental files, April 22, 1975]) Dikran Kelekian (1867–1951), New York; Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1954 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Gerald Reitlinger, “Transactions of the Oriental Ceramic Society,” Transactions of the Oriental Ceramic Society 20 (1944): 33, pl. 14C.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.