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Bowl with Bird

10th–11th century

Earthenware painted on blakc slip under clear glaze (Nishapur ware)

3 1/4 × 8 1/16 in. (8.3 × 20.5 cm)
Gift of Fred Olsen
1954.53.12
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Abbasid dynasty (750–1258)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Bears label "#90"; Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1954 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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