with slip-painted decoration on slip, under transparent glaze. The largest with pseudo-calligraphic decoration and stylized palmettes in ochre on an orange background, the second with a decoration of five wading birds in flight painted in black on a cream background, the third with a repeated decoration of a group of two red dots and a black dot under a wavy frieze underlining the lip.
Diameter: 16.9, 15.2 and 13.5 cm; height: 5.4, 4.3 and 4 cmRestoration
, glaze chips.
Three Nishapur pottery bowls, Eastern Iran, 10th centuryProvenance
: Philippe Magloire Collection.