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Plate Painted in Luster

late 12th century

Luster ware, fritware painted in luster on an opaque white glaze

1 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (3.8 × 17.1 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.19
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Iran, Seljuk period (1037–1194)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Levitt Collection #V110 (bears 2 numbered labels, former loan #23.1957); Parish-Watson collection (1940 NY loan); Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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