5 pieces of Early Persian Potttery by Unknown Artist

These works are currently missing from the collection.

Details

Medium:
Pottery
Acquired in:
1920
Presented by:
Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund

1) Jug, 12th c. 24cm h. 2) Bowl, conical form, Kufic inscriptions.16cm diam. 3) Cup bowl-shaped, Neshky inscriptions, 13th c. 11cm diam. 4) Bowl , conical, Neshky inscription, 14th c. 19.5 cm diam. 5) Jug, pear shaped body Rakka style, 12th c. 14cm h.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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