Plate

Persian
Buyid
9th–10th century


Object Place: Rayy, Iran

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 36.5 cm (1 9/16 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.858

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with green decoration in opaque white glaze

Not On View

Collections

Asia, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earthenware

Inscription

"Blessings to the owner" in Kufic script.

Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition