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Bowl with Lion

12th–13th century

Earthenware carved and painted with luster over a white slip

10 1/2 in. (26.67 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1952.51.1
Geography: 
Geography Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Seljuk period (1037–1194), Ilkhanid period (1256–1353)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Emile Tabbagh (1879–1933), Paris, New York; Wilson Perkins Foss, Jr. (1890–1957), New York, Jan. 1925; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1952

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