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Asian Art

Bowl of Rakka type

late 12th–early 13th Century

Pottery, white slipped, painted in red, blue, black, clear glazed

4 3/16 × 13 7/8 in. (10.64 × 35.24 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.16
Geography: 
Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Islamic
Period: 
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Levitt Collection #V104 (bears 2 numbered labels, former loan #20.1957); 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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