Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Silhouette Ware Jug
Date late 12th century
Medium Composite body, glazed, slip-carved
Dimensions H. 5-1/4"; Diam. rim: 3-1/8"; Diam. body: 5-7/8".
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.320
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions "Everlasting power and superabundant prosperity and triumphant victory(?), happiness and perpetuity to (the owner?)." Sheila Canby, Islamic Department, British Museum, 1992.
DIA Bulletin, vol. 13, no. 4, 1932, pp. 55, (ill.)