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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (made)
    Fustat

  • Date:

    1100-1200 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Incorporates the 'Zwischengold' technique

  • Museum number:

    C.22-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 85, shelf 3, box A

Physical description

Fragment, green glass decorated in 'sandwich glass' technique, gold design of half-palmette frieze and partly-visible standing eagle

Place of Origin

Egypt (made)
Fustat

Date

1100-1200 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Incorporates the 'Zwischengold' technique

Dimensions

Height: 3.1 cm

Descriptive line

Middle East, Glass. Fragment, green glass decorated in 'sandwich glass' technique, gold design of half-palmette frieze and partly-visible standing eagle, probably Fustat, Fatimid Egypt, 1100-1200

Labels and date

From an open bowl []

Production Note

Fatimid

Materials

Glass

Techniques

Technique

Categories

Africa

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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