Bowl with Blessings
Arts of the Islamic World
The Arabic word for “blessing,” baraka, is repeated three times on this bowl.
Ceramic; earthenware, painted in black slip and green and yellow pigments under a transparent glaze
2 13/16 x 7 1/2 in. (7.1 x 19.1 cm)
Base (diam): 4 in. (10.2 cm) (show scale)
In Arabic, in three rosettes, "baraka" (blessing)
Read by Caitlin McKenna
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles K. Wilkinson
This item is not on view
Bowl with Blessings, 10th century. Ceramic; earthenware, painted in black slip and green and yellow pigments under a transparent glaze, 2 13/16 x 7 1/2 in. (7.1 x 19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles K. Wilkinson, 73.94.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 73.94.3_side1_PS2.jpg)
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