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Samanid Bowl
9th/10th century

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Creator Name: Islamic
Creator Nationality: Persian, Samanid Dynasty
Creator Name-CRT: Islamic
Title: Samanid Bowl
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 800
Creation End Date: 999
Creation Date: 9th/10th century
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Earthenware, slip painted under clear lead glaze
Dimensions: 26 cm x 8.2 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Detroit Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Detroit, Michigan
ID Number: 77.27
Credit Line: Founders Society Purchase, New Endowment Fund and General Endowment Fund
Copyright: Licensed for educational use only
AMICA ID: DIA_.77.27
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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