Jug Iran, Kashan Jug, 13th century Ceramic; Vessel, Fritware, underglaze-painted, 7 5/8 x 7 in. (18.7 x 13.6 cm) The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky (M.73.5.385) Art of the Middle East: Islamic Department.
Islamic pottery; category Sultanabad ware mid 13th to mid 14th century
A KASHAN SILHOUETTE-WARE POTTERY JUG CENTRAL IRAN, 12TH CENTURY With bulbous body rising from straight foot to straight neck, with short handle, the black incised ribs under transparent turquoise-blue glaze, the handle restored, otherwise intact 5 5/8in. (14.4cm.) high