Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Jug
Date between 1170 and 1200
Medium composite body with over-glaze luster-painted decoration, and in-glaze blue stained interior, molded
Dimensions Overall (h x diam.): 9 1/8 × 7 inches (23.2 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.457
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
(Arthur Upham Pope);
1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Peck, Elsie H. "Like the Light of the Sun: Islamic Luster-Painted Ceramics," Bulletin of the DIA 71, no. 1/2 (1997): p. 21, p. 26 pl. 5 (ill.).