Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Bowl Inscribed "Increasing Prosperity, Wealth"
Date between late 12th and early 13th century
Medium composite body with opaque white glaze and over-glaze polychrome painting
Dimensions Overall (h x diam.): 3 1/2 × 8 1/4 inches (8.9 × 21 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.462
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, Kufic script: [translated: Increasing Prosperity, Wealth]
(Arthur Upham Pope);
1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)