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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Syria (possibly, made)
    Old Cairo (found)

  • Date:

    1100-1300 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, lustre painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Vernon Wethered

  • Museum number:

    C.849-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 5

Physical description

Lid of a jar, fritware, flat with small knob, glazed, oainted in yellowish green lustre with a circular medallion containing tow interlaced triangles with scrolls in the interstices.

Place of Origin

Syria (possibly, made)
Old Cairo (found)

Date

1100-1300 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, lustre painted

Descriptive line

Lid of a jar (missing), fritware, painted with yellowish-green lustre glaze, Syria, 1100-1300. Found in Fostat (Old Cairo).

Production Note

Found at Fostat ( Old Cairo)

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Lustre-painted

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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