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Cup and cover

Cup and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, lustre decoration

  • Museum number:

    17&A-1890

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Cup and a cover, fritware, painted with trees and flowers in brown lustre.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, lustre decoration

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Cup and a cover, fritware, overglaze painted in ruby-colour lustre; Iran, 1650-1700

Labels and date

Cup and cover of glazed earthenware painted in lustre, Iran, 14th century-16th century [Register pre 2011]

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Glazed; Lustre

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Trees

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Middle East Section

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