SPECIAL ADVISORY: For the health and safety of our visitors and staff, the Yale University Art Gallery is closed to the public, including all Yale ID holders, until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Asian Art

Jar

12th–13th century

Stonepaste with molded decoration under blue glaze (Raqqa ware)

15 × 11 in. (38.1 × 27.94 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1953.24.21
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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.