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Bowl (Persia, Kashan)

This is a bowl. It is dated ca. 13th–14th century and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Georgiana L. McClellan.

  • Purse (Spain)
  • silk and metallic embroidery, silk foundation and lining, linen backing.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Commander Henry H. Gorringe.
  • 1950-115-3
  • Rooster Figurine
  • soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels.
  • Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.
  • 1926-22-479

Our curators have highlighted 8 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Bowl
  • wheel thrown earthenware, slip, underglaze painted in polychrome pigments....
  • Gift of Dorothy G. Shepherd.
  • 1972-16-1
  • Plate (France)
  • glazed earthenware.
  • Bequest of Margaret McCormack Sokol.
  • 2007-4-2
  • Vase (USA)
  • earthenware.
  • Gift of Harry C. Sigman.
  • 2013-21-40

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 8.2 x 19.1 cm (3 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Bowl (Persia, Kashan); glazed earthenware; H x diam.: 8.2 x 19.1 cm (3 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Georgiana L. McClellan; 1956-109-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Maira Kalman Selects.

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