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  • Place of origin:

    Samarkand (Found at Samarkand)

  • Date:


  • Artist/Maker:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Major W. J. Myers

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Rim 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)





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)


Middle East Section

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