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Bowl with inscription around the rim in the interior

interior, slight profile

bowl, interior

bowl, interior

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Bowl with inscription around the rim in the interior
Alternate Title: Bowl with Peripheral Kufic Script
Vessel
Persian
,
10th century
Samanid period
Creation Place: Nishapur, Iran
Underglaze slip-painted earthenware
6.5 x 20.5 cm (2 9/16 x 8 1/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Frances L. Hofer
, 1979.375
Department of Islamic & Later Indian Art
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Bibliography
Studies In Islamic and Later Indian Art From the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), page 60/figure 1

Exhibition History
Pattern and Purpose. Decorative Arts of Islam., Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/19/1994 - 07/03/1994
The Continuous Stroke of a Breath: Calligraphy from the Islamic World, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 12/20/2003 - 07/18/2004