Bowl Iran, Kashan Bowl, early 13th century Ceramic; Vessel, Fritware, underglaze painted, 2 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (6.35 x 24.13 cm) The Nasli M. Heeramaneck Collection, gift of Joan Palevsky (M.73.5.278) Art of the Middle East: Islamic Department.
Plate Date: probably 8th century Geography: Iran Medium: Silver; gilded, chased, and engraved, with applied elements Dimensions: H. 1 9/16 in. (4.0 cm) Diam. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) Description Like Sasanian examples, this plate depicts a female figure riding a fantastic winged beast with a feline head, feathered body, and canine legs. Her figure is unnaturalistically twisted, a quality seen on late seventh and early eighth century Central Asian wall paintings from Panjikent.
Iran, A Nishapur Glazed bowl depicting a warrior on horseback surrounded by animals and birds, 9th century . کاسه سرامیکی منقوش لعاب دار با شمایل مردی سوار بر اسب و حیوانات در اطراف با نوشتاری در حاشیه، نیشاپور، قرن ۹ میلادی by: Virtual Museum of Iran Art page on facebook.