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MAO Museum of Oriental Art
Hegira 3rd-4th century / AD 9th -10th century
Earthenware, slip, polychrome slip decoration under trasparent glaze
Diameter max 34.9 cm
The conical shaped bowl is decorated in white, green and black. The central roundel is surrounded by four large birds (simurgh) painted in green and white. All around the panels are dots.
"Bowl" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;it;Mus21;11;en
MWNF Working Number: IT1 11