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Albarello-shaped vase of Rakka type

late 12th–early 13th Century

Rakka ware pottery, slipped and glazed and painted in cobalt and luster

9 5/16 x 4 3/4 in. (23.6 x 12 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.13
Culture: 
Islamic, Syrian
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Former Levitt loan #17.1957;
said to have belonged to Parish-Watson Collection: Levitt letter 1957

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