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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (made)

  • Date:

    18th century or 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, burnished and incised

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Major R.G. Gayer-Anderson

  • Museum number:

    C.186-1934

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Water bottle of red burnished earthenware. Globular body, many lobed, and decorated with rouletted and incised lines. Narrow neck and spout, and slender loop handle.

Place of Origin

Egypt (made)

Date

18th century or 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, burnished and incised

Dimensions

Height: 21.6 cm, Diameter: 20.3 cm

Descriptive line

Water bottle of red burnished earthenware, Egypt, possibly 18th century or 19th century.

Labels and date

Ewer,red burnished earthenware.
From Kous.
EGYPTIAN; date uncertain.
Given by Major R.G.Gayer-Anderson C.186-1934 [1954]

Production Note

Date uncertain - taken from register

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Burnished; Incised

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Middle East Section

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