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Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Porcelain, with gold and luster glaze in green, pink, cobalt blue yellow, and red
DATES 1905
PERIOD Qajar Period
DIMENSIONS 1 3/16 x 5 11/16 in. (3 x 14.4 cm)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS In Persian, in nasta`liq script: "فرمایش طیاری محمد علی قلی نصیر الدوله سنه ١١٨ ۱۹۰۵ ان" Transcribed by Dr. Abdullah Ghouchani, winter 2014. [We do not know the significance of “118" or the meaning of meaning of “طیاری.”]
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. Bertram H. Schaffner
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CAPTION Export Ware Dish, 1905. Porcelain, with gold and luster glaze in green, pink, cobalt blue yellow, and red, 1 3/16 x 5 11/16 in. (3 x 14.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Bertram H. Schaffner, 87.23.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.87.23.7.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.87.23.7.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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