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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1640-1680 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, slip, carved and glazed

  • Museum number:

    198-1884

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 3

Physical description

Bowl, fritware, hemispherical shape, covered in a pale celadon green slip, carved with stripes alternating green and white, and covered in a clear glaze.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1640-1680 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, slip, carved and glazed

Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm, Diameter: 19.1 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, fritware, covered with a pale olive-green slip imitating Chinese celadon ware, carved with stripes under a clear glaze; Iran, 1640-1680.

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

Lane, Arthur. Later Islamic Pottery. London: Faber and Faber, 1957. 133p., ill. Pages 109, 110, plate 99B. 2862-1876

Materials

Fritware; Slip

Techniques

Carved; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Stripes

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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