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Name of Object:

Jar

Location:

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Holding Museum:

Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

About Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, Kuwait City

Date of Object:

Hegira 2nd century / AD 8th century

Museum Inventory Number:

LNS 746 C

Provenance:

Syria

Description:

Large earthenware jar of ovoid form that is slender at the base and is flaring at the shoulders, on which two curved handles extend to the bottom of the wide cylindrical neck. The exterior is decorated with streaks of green glaze and the interior is entirely glazed.

Citation of this web page:

 "Jar" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;33;en

MWNF Working Number: KW 33

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