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Bowl with Exterior Stripes


Islamic
first half of the 14th century
12.07 cm x 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm (4 3/4 in. x 10 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in.)
ceramic
BZ.1916.1

Not on view


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Description
This Faience has a decoration of stylized ornament, using blue, green, and black glazes for stripes on white ground. Most of the interior of the deep bowl is divided by vertical lines into thin sections, within which vegetal forms appear. The exterior features pairs of vertical lines.


Bibliography
R. Ettinghausen, Near Eastern Pottery of the Muslim Period in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection (unpublished ms.), (Princeton, 1937), no. 7.


Exhibition History
Dumbarton Oaks, "The Collector's Microbe: Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss and the Dumbarton Oaks Collections," Apr. 9 - Nov. 9, 2008.


Acquisition History
Purchased at Vente de Guerre, Paris, 1916.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks.

Harvard University, The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, November 1940.