Octagonal Bowl with Inscriptions
In addition to good wishes for the owner, this bowl’s inscription includes the name of the potter who made it: “Power and prosperity . . . good fortune and favor and dominion; the work of Hasan al-Qashani.”
- Artist: Hasan Al-Qashani
- Medium: Ceramic; fritware, with carved and molded decoration under a cobalt blue glaze
- Dates: late 12th century
- Dimensions: 4 5/16 x 6 3/8 in. (11 x 16.2 cm) (show scale)
- Signature: Signed: "Hasan al-Qashani"
- Collections:Arts of the Islamic World
- Museum Location: This item is not on view
- Accession Number: 86.227.89
- Credit Line: Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
- Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
- Caption: Hasan Al-Qashani. Octagonal Bowl with Inscriptions, late 12th century. Ceramic; fritware, with carved and molded decoration under a cobalt blue glaze, 4 5/16 x 6 3/8 in. (11 x 16.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.227.89. Creative Commons-BY
- Record Completeness: Good (71%)