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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Kashan (made)

  • Date:

    late 12th century - early 13th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware painted on white enamel

  • Museum number:

    C.1237-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 7

Physical description

Bowl of buff fritware painted in colours on white enamel. Round the rim on the inside is a formal border. In the middle are two camels on either side of a tree with two female figures above. Below the rim on the outside is an inscription.

Place of Origin

Kashan (made)

Date

late 12th century - early 13th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware painted on white enamel

Dimensions

Height: 6.7 cm, Diameter: 16.2 cm

Object history note

May have been found at Rayy.

Descriptive line

Bowl of buff fritware painted in colours on white enamel, found at Rayy, 12th century or 13th century.

Production Note

Register says that this bowl was found at Rayy.

Materials

Fritware; Enamel

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Female; Camel; Tree

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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