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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Samarkand (Found at Samarkand)

  • Date:

    (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Major W. J. Myers

  • Museum number:

    1770-1898

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Base sherd. Red-brown fabric, with a white slip, light yellow glaze, sgraffiato decoration and green, manganese and yellow-brown splash decoration on the interior; light yellow glaze and spots of green splash decoration on the exterior.

Place of Origin

Samarkand (Found at Samarkand)

Date

(made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Descriptive line

Sherd, Splashware sgraffiato, Samarkand, Uzbekistan, 10th or 11th Century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

For the life of Myers see R. T. Stearn, “Myers, William Joseph (1858–1899)”, The Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford, 2004)

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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