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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    1600 to 1725 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, carved, slip-painted, turquoise glazed

  • Museum number:

    1108-1883

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 1

Physical description

Bowl, fritware, the exterior carved with flutes beneath a plain band at the rim to which is applied a row of white slip dots in a lozenge of four dots alternating with flowerheads of six dots around a central dot, covered in an opaque turquoise glaze that stops above the footring.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

1600 to 1725 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, carved, slip-painted, turquoise glazed

Dimensions

Height: 13.3 cm, Diameter: 28.9 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, fritware, with carved flutes and beaded slip border under an opaque turquoise glaze; Iran, 17th or early 18th century.

Labels and date

Bowl.
1108-1883. [1954]

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Glazed; Relief

Subjects depicted

Dots

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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