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Asian Art

Vase of Rakka Type

late 12th–early 13th Century

Pottery, slipped, painted glazed, Rakka ware

12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); D: 4 1/4 at lip
Gift of David M. Levitt
Syrian, Islamic
Ayyubid period (ca. 1171–1260)
Containers - Ceramics

Levitt Collection #V341 (bears 2 numbered labels, former loan #29.1957); said to have belonged to Parish-Watson: Levitt letter 1957; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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