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Asian Art

Stand on Three Feet

late 12th–early 13th Century

Stonepaste with molded decoration painted in cobalt blue under turquoise glaze (Raqqa ware)

8 × 11 1/4 in. (20.3 × 28.6 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.10
Geography: 
Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Levitt #V72 (loan #14.1957);
said to have belonged to Parish-Watson (Levitt letter 1957); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1958

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