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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Crimea (probably, made)

  • Date:

    12th century or 13th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with relief decoration in white slip under a yellow glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Bought

  • Museum number:

    144-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 33, shelf 7

Physical description

Circular. The middle is decorated with three concentric bands of hool-like devices, obliquely placed in reversed directions in each successive band; the rim has a zig-zag border.

Place of Origin

Crimea (probably, made)

Date

12th century or 13th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with relief decoration in white slip under a yellow glaze

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.7 cm taken from Register

Descriptive line

Dish, red earthenware with relief decoration in white slip and covered with a yellow glaze. Found in a tomb at Kertch in the Crimea, Byzantine (probably Crimea), 12th-13th century.

Materials

Earthenware; Slip

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Slipware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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