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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah
Hegira 3rd century / AD 9th century
LNS 6 C
Shallow earthenware bowl, with slightly everted rim, is glazed and overpainted with luster. The bowl has central rosette surrounded by a kufic inscription bearing the artist's name: "Blessing to the owner/the work of Sulayman, pupil of Abu Khalidan or Khaiikan/forbearance is a virtue". It is attributed to Nishapur.
"Bowl" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;34;en
MWNF Working Number: KW 34