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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:

Dish

Location:

Turin, Italy

Holding Museum:

MAO Museum of Oriental Art

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Date of Object:

Hegira 3rd–4th century / AD 9th–10th century

Museum Inventory Number:

ISv/6

Material(s) / Technique(s):

Earthenware, splashes of green on opaque white glaze

Dimensions:

Height 4 cm, diameter 42 cm

Period / Dynasty

Samanid

Provenance:

Iran

Description:

The dish shows a simple, elegant decoration in manganese on an opaque white glaze.

Citation of this web page:

 "Dish" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;it;Mus21;4;en

MWNF Working Number: IT1 04

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