Asian Art

Vase of Albarello Shape of Rakka Type

12th–13th century

Rakka ware, pottery painted in black under turquoise glaze

10 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (26.67 x 10.8 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.8
Culture: 
Islamic, Syrian
Period: 
Seljuk dynasty (1038–1194)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Levitt #V69 (bears 2 labels, one in pencil);
said to have belonged to Parish-Watson: Levitt 1957 (letter)

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