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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Iznik, Turkey (probably, made)
    Turkey

  • Date:

    ca.1565-75 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, polychrome underglaze painted, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.2013-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 27, shelf 2

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Physical description

Dish of fritware painted in colours and covered with a clear glaze. Circular with a deep middle and narrow wavy-edged rim. Painted in colours outlined in olive-green. In the middle are sprays of palmettes, roses, tulips and other flowers springing symmetrically from a turf of foliage. The rim is painted with a design of close spirals broken by irregular reserves, and on the underside are bunches of tulips alternating with rosettes.

Place of Origin

Iznik, Turkey (probably, made)
Turkey

Date

ca.1565-75 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, polychrome underglaze painted, glazed

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, fritware, painted in colours with hyacinths, blue bells and stylized flowers, Turkey (Iznik), c. 1565-70, Ceramic, Middle Eastern

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Foliage; Rosettes

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection code

MES

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