Fragment of a vase

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Details

  • Title

    Fragment of a vase

  • Associated place

    Nineveh (place of excavation)
    Iraq (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Syria (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 8th century AD (AD 701 - 800)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, unglazed, with stamped decoration

  • Material index

  • Technique index

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    3.5 x 9.7 x 9 cm max. (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by R. Campbell Thompson, from British Museum excavations 1929-1930, 1932.

  • Museum location

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

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1932.1086.a

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

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