Saucer
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2000.331
Title
Saucer
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
11th century
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Iran or Uzbekistan, Nishapur or Samarkand
Period
Samanid period
Culture
Persian
Location
Level 2, Room 2550, Art from Islamic Lands
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Slip-painted decoration
Dimensions
4.45 x 20.32 cm (1 3/4 x 8 in.)
Provenance
Ann B. Goodman, Cambridge, MA, (by 2000), gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1960.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Ann B. Goodman, 1953
Accession Year
2000
Object Number
2000.331
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Descriptions

Label Text: Islamic Ceramic Traditions, written 2002
Dish
Earthenware with underglaze painted slip decoration
Inscription: "Joy"
Eastern Iran or Central Asia, 11th century
Gift of Ann Goodman
2000.331

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted