Bowl with Exterior Stripes
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.)
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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.
R. Ettinghausen, Near Eastern Pottery of the Muslim Period in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection (unpublished ms.), (Princeton, 1937), no. 7.
Dumbarton Oaks, "The Collector's Microbe: Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss and the Dumbarton Oaks Collections," Apr. 9 - Nov. 9, 2008.
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.