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Asian Art

Jar with Inscription

late 12th–early 13th Century

Stonepaste paitned in cobalt blue with red slip and carved black slip over opaque white glaze (Raqqa ware)

9 × 4 in. (22.9 × 10.2 cm) lip diameter
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1953.24.18
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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