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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Asyut (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1880-1885 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Burnished earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Thomas Muir

  • Museum number:

    115A-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 7

Physical description

Red burnished earthenware bottle with a bulging neck, with bands of carved and impressed decoration on the neck and shoulder.

Place of Origin

Asyut (made)

Date

ca. 1880-1885 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Burnished earthenware

Dimensions

Height: 21.5 cm, Diameter: 10 cm

Descriptive line

Burnished red earthenware bottle, Egypt, Asyut, about 1880-1885.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Burnishing; Carving; Impressing

Categories

Africa; Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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