Bowl with pseudo-inscription

On display

Details

  • Title

    Bowl with pseudo-inscription

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    late 12th century
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with incised decoration under a turquoise glaze

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    11.5 cm (height)
    17.2 cm (diameter)
    at foot 9.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.2335

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Glossary of terms

fritware

glaze

Further reading

Soustiel, Laure, and James Allan, ‘The Problem of Saljuq Monochrome Wares’, James Allan, ed., Islamic Art in the Ashmolean Museum, Part Two, Oxford Studies in Islamic Art, 10 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995), x.2, pp. 97 & 111, illus. p. 96 fig. 16

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