. Small jug, slip-painted polychrome-on-white
ware. Buff earthenware with globular body, on a
raised base, widely opening neck with a large
attached. The decoration is painted in black,
tomato-red and olive green, presenting floral
designs on the body and the neck, alternately
painted red or green and framed by white dotted
Iran, Nishapur, 10th century.
Ht. 15cm; Top diam. 9cm; Base diam. 5cm.
Prof. Geza Fehervari
Prof. Geoffrey King