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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Cyprus (made)

  • Date:

    14th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with incised decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Bought

  • Museum number:

    1180-1901

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

The middle, which is raised, is covered with check pattern and surrounded by a band of foliage on a continuous wavy stem. Round the edge is a border of fret pattern, the whole design being on a ground of small scrolls.

Place of Origin

Cyprus (made)

Date

14th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with incised decoration

Dimensions

Height: 5.4 cm taken from Register, Diameter: 14.9 cm taken from Register

Descriptive line

Bowl fragment, red earthenware covered with a white slip and with incised decoration; the whole splashed with green and yellow under a clear glaze. Cyprus, 14th century

Materials

Earthenware; Slip

Techniques

Incised; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Slipware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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