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Asian Art

Bowl of Abbasid Type

10th century

Fritware, tin-oxide glaze, painted in luster

2 5/16 × 10 7/16 in. (5.9 × 26.5 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1952.51.7
Culture: 
Islamic, Iranian
Period: 
Iran, Abbasid dynasty (750–1258)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Foss Collection #W 1259 (bears 2 numbered labels);
Tabbagh Collection (Jan. 1929 Purchase #9081)

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