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  • Place of origin:

    Samarkand (Found at Samarkand)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed and painted slipware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Major W. J. Myers

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Base sherd. Red-brown fabric with a red slip, colourless glaze, white and dark brown painted slip decoration on the interior; red slip on the exterior.

Place of Origin

Samarkand (Found at Samarkand)



Materials and Techniques

Glazed and painted slipware

Descriptive line

Sherd, painted slipware, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

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)


Middle East Section

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