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Asian Art

Bowl with Lion

13th century

Earthenware with decoration carved through a white slip and green under a clear glaze (Garrus ware)

3 × 8 in. (7.62 × 20.32 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1953.24.9
Geography: 
Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Seljuk period (1037–1194), Ilkhanid period (1256–1353)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Parish Watson Collection; Wilson P. Foss Jr. (1890–1957); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1953

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