BZ.1916.1, Bowl with Exterior Stripes
Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum
Persian, Islamic, first half of the fourteenth century
Glazed terracotta, 12.07 cm x 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm (4 3/4 in. x 10 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in.)
Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this ceramic bowl in Paris at the Vente de Guerre, held at the Salons du Ministère des Travaux Publics, December 8–10, 1916. See Vente de Guerre poster, Art.IWM PST 11118, Imperial War Museums.