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Date11th century (1001 - 1100)
Material and technique
earthenware, incised, with a green glaze
Dimensions8 cm approx. (height)
13 cm approx. (length)
No. of items
Presented by the American Research Center in Egypt, 1974.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 30 | Mediterranean World
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.