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MEDIUM Ceramic; fritware, molded and painted in black and cobalt blue (rim) under a transparent turquoise glaze
DATES 13th century
DIMENSIONS 12 11/16 x 6 5/16 in. (32.3 x 16 cm) Diam of neck: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Bears no. SL. 1862.9.
INSCRIPTIONS See Unicode Inscription for Arabic letters In Arabic, "Power [glory] and immortality and good fortune [prosperity]" Read by Abdullah Ghouchani, translated by Caitlin McKenna
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer
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CAPTION Albarello, 13th century. Ceramic; fritware, molded and painted in black and cobalt blue (rim) under a transparent turquoise glaze, 12 11/16 x 6 5/16 in. (32.3 x 16 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer, 42.212.41. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 42.212.41_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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