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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    12th century or 13th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware with incised decoration under a clear turquoise glaze

  • Museum number:

    C.414-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 3

Physical description

Dish of fritware with incised decoration under a clear turquoise glaze. Deep saucer-shaped with a flat rim and flat base. Incised with a wide border of mainly S-shaped bold formal foliate scrolls.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

12th century or 13th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware with incised decoration under a clear turquoise glaze

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.7 cm, Height: 9.5 cm

Descriptive line

Dish of fritware with incised decoration under a clear turquoise glaze, Iran, 12th century or 13th century.

Labels and date

Bowl.
Given by Sir Frank Brangwyn, R.A.
C.414-1940 [1954]

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Incised; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Foliate

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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