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

Name of Object:

Bowl

Location:

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Holding Museum:

Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

About Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, Kuwait City

Date of Object:

Hegira 5th century / AD 11th century

Museum Inventory Number:

LNS 1093 C

Provenance:

East Iranian World

Description:

Earthenware bowl with straight flaring walls and flat base covered with a white engobe inscribed in black kufic script on the interior wall: "Generosity is a virtue of the Dwellers of Paradise."

Citation of this web page:

 "Bowl" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;37;en

MWNF Working Number: KW 37

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