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Asian Art

Jar

late 12th–early 13th Century

Stonepaste with molded decoration under turquoise glaze

17 × 11 in. (43.18 × 27.94 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1953.24.20
Geography: 
Geography Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
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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