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Bowl with a Rider, Hound and Two Birds

late 12th–early 13th century

Stonepaste with white slip, pigment, and gold under clear glaze (Minai ware)

3 3/8 × 7 13/16 in. (8.6 × 19.8 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.20
Geography: 
Kashan, Iran
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Seljuk period (1037–1194), Mongol control (1221 - 1256)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Said to have belonged to Parish-Watson Galleries (Levitt letter 1957); Levitt Collection #V151 (bears 2 numbered labels, former loan #24.1957); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1958

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.