Asian Art :: Iran

Bowl, with kufic script praising hospitality

IRAN OR UZBEKISTAN
Saminid period 819-1005

Bowl, with kufic script praising hospitality

9th-10th century, probably found in Nishapur (Neyshabur), Rzavi Khorsan, Iran

earthenware, white slip, black slip, transparent overglaze

35.8 cm

Gift of William Bowmore AO OBE through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2003

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20035C3

Currently on display in Gallery 19B