Asian Art

Jug of Seljuk White Ware

12th century

Pottery decorated with black slip and painted in cobalt blue under an alkaline glaze. One handle.

H. 5 3/8 in.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.64
Culture: 
Islamic, Iranian, Persian
Period: 
Seljuk dynasty (1038–1194)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Asia Institute Collection;
H. Kevorkian Collection (Kevorkian Lavel #12S)

Bibliography: 

Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Guide to the Exhibition of Persian Art, 2, exh. cat. (New York: The Iranian Institue, 1940), 237, no. 26K.

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