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Asian Art

Bowl with Calligraphy and Birds

11–12th century

Stonewpast with turquoise and blue under white glaze

3 5/16 × 7 7/8 in. (8.4 × 20 cm)
Gift of David M. Levitt
1958.63.21
Geography: 
Iran
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Period: 
Seljuk period (1037–1194)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Levitt Collection #V163 (former loan #25.1957); Parish-Watson collection (1931 and 1940 lender); given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1958

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