Artist Islamic, Iraqi
  • Bowl
Date 10th century
Medium luster-painted, tin-glazed, earthenware
Dimensions Overall: 11 × 3 inches (27.9 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 25.44
Department Islamic Art
On View Islamic N120, Level 1 (see map)
H. Kevorkian (New York, New York, USA);
1945-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Exhibition of Persian Art. Exh. cat., Iranian Institute. New York City, 1940, p. 156.

Ettinghausen, R. "Notes on the Lustreware of Spain," Ars Orientalis, vol. 1 (1945): p. 134, (fig. 5), pl. 1.

Caiger-Smith, Alan. Lustre Pottery. London, 1985, p. 33, ill. 11 [described as "showing a camel with a banner, carrying the qubbah, or shrine containing a sacred object."].