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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Iznik (made)
    Turkey (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1535-1540 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, underglaze painted in cobalt blue and turquoise, glazed

  • Museum number:

    185-1892

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Rimless deep dish

Place of Origin

Iznik (made)
Turkey (made)

Date

ca. 1535-1540 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, underglaze painted in cobalt blue and turquoise, glazed

Dimensions

Diameter: 32.8 cm

Descriptive line

Dish,fritware, painted in underglaze blue and turquoise with flower design, Turkey (Iznik), 1535-40.

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

Lane, Arthur. Later Islamic Pottery. London: Faber and Faber, 1957. 133p., ill. Pages 51-2, plate 31B
Nurhan Atasoy and Julian Raby, Iznik: The Pottery of Ottoman Turkey, London: Alexandria Press, 1989, fig. 321 (color).

Labels and date

DISH
White earthenware painted in blue and turquoise.
TURKISH (ISNIK); first half of 16th century. [Used until 01/2004]

Production Note

Catalogued as K├╝tahya ware in the Register

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flower

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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