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Bowl and cover

Bowl and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, underglaze and lustre decoration

  • Museum number:

    987:1, 2-1883

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Bowl and cover, fritware, the deep bowl with domed cover with bun shaped knop, is covered with a deep blue slip and glazed, painted over the glaze with ruby-coloured lustre with scattered flowers and stylized poppies.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, underglaze and lustre decoration

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm, Diameter: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl and cover, fritware with cobalt and lustre decoration; Iran, 1650-1700.

Materials

Fritware; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Lustre-painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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