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Bowl with horseman, 10th Century, Nishapur, Iran
Furūghī Collection, Tehran
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Slip-painted bowl from Nishapur, buffware, Iran, 10th century.
A hunting scene with a distant echo of Sassanian majesty.
Referenced as figure 348 in The military technology of classical Islam by D Nicolle
348. Ceramic bowl, 10th century AD, Kurāsānī, Furūghī Coll., Tehran (Ric I).
See Bayḍah Helmets by David Nicolle, extracts from The military technology of classical Islam
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