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This item has been added to the Database within the Explore Islamic Art Collections project. Information is available in: Italian, English.

Name of Object:

Bowl with spout

Location:

Turin, Italy

Holding Museum:

MAO Museum of Oriental Art

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Date of Object:

Hegira 4th–5th century / AD 10th–11th century

Museum Inventory Number:

ISv/36

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Earthenware, white slip, polichrome slip decoration under transparent glaze

Dimensions:

Diameter 19.7 cm

Period / Dynasty

Samanid

Provenance:

Eastern Iran

Description:

This small bowl with a spout presents a bird surrounded by pseudo-geometric patterns painted in black with white and red dots. The decoration is made with coloured liquid clay.

Citation of this web page:

 "Bowl with spout" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;it;Mus21;10;en

MWNF Working Number: IT1 10

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