Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    12th century or 13th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware moulded in relief and partly covered with a greenish-turquoise glaze

  • Museum number:

    C.412-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of fritware moulded in relief and partly covered with a greenish-turquoise glaze. Pear-shaped body with a nearly cylindrical neck flaring upwards and a loop handle. Decorated on the shoulder with a band of running animals moulded in countersunk low relief.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

12th century or 13th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware moulded in relief and partly covered with a greenish-turquoise glaze

Dimensions

Height: 26.7 cm, Diameter: 20.9 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of fritware moulded in relief and partly covered with a greenish-turquoise glaze, Iran, 12th century or 13th century.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Moulded; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Animals

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.