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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)
    Ispahan (city)

  • Date:

    1600-1650 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware with underglaze decoration, painted on white slip

  • Museum number:

    561-1905

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 2, box 3

Physical description

Dish of buff-coloured fritware, 'Kubachi' type, underglaze-painted in red, blue, green, yellow and green on white slip, featuring a woodland scene with cypress-tree, two birds and flowering trees and plants. The rim is decorated with panels of scale pattern.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)
Ispahan (city)

Date

1600-1650 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware with underglaze decoration, painted on white slip

Dimensions

Diameter: 34.3 cm

Object history note

Brought from Daghestan.

Descriptive line

Dish, fritware with underglaze decoration, depicting trees and flowers, 'Kubachi' ware, Isfahan, Iran, 1600-1650

Production Note

register

Materials

Fritware; Slip; Glaze

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Birds; Cypress; Flowers; Plants; Scale

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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