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Asian Art

Ewer

late 12th–early 13th Century

Stonepaste painted in black under turquoise glaze (Raqqa ware)

11 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (29.2 × 10.8 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.3
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Parish-Watson Collection No. 5, Fig 29; David M. Levitt, New York, NY #V.20 (bears 2 numbered labels, former loan #7.1957); Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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