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Yellow Bowl with Animal Decoration

The city of Nishapur in northeastern Iran was a cosmopolitan center on the route between Asia and the West. It is known for its beautiful polychrome ceramics, which are often decorated with a variety of animal forms.

Iranian, Nishapur
Yellow Bowl with Animal Decoration
10th century
Polychrome ceramic
4 x 7 1/16 in. (10.2 x 18.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, 73.3.3