Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Goblet

Goblet

  • Place of origin:

    Kashan (made)

  • Date:

    early 13th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware with decoration pierced and filled with glaze and painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the executors of Lady Marling, CBE

  • Museum number:

    C.187-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case T, shelf 4

Physical description

Goblet of grey fritware with decoration pierced and filled with glaze, and painted in blue. Nearly cylindrical bowl with a high spreading foot. Pierced with a band of interlacing scrollwork above a band of Nashky script reserved in white on dark blue.

Place of Origin

Kashan (made)

Date

early 13th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware with decoration pierced and filled with glaze and painted

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Descriptive line

Goblet of grey fritware, nearly cylindrical bowl with a high spreading foot, with decoration pierced and filled with glaze, and painted, Kashan, early 13th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Soustiel, Jean. La céramique islamique. Le guide du connaisseur. Fribourg, Office du Livre, 1985. ISBN 2-8264-0002-9. Pl. 227, p.196
Lane, Arthur. Early Islamic Pottery. London: Faber and Faber, 1947. 52p., ill.. pp. 45-6, plate 89A

Production Note

label

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Pierced

Subjects depicted

Interlace; Scrollwork

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.