Bowl with abstract design

Details

  • Title

    Bowl with abstract design

  • Associated place

    Iraq (place of creation)
  • Date

    9th century AD (AD 801 - 900)
    Abbasid Period (AD 750 - 1258)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, with an opaque white glaze, and lustre decoration

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.7 cm (diameter)
    3.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Alan Barlow, 1956.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1956.97

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

glaze

lustre

Further reading

Fehérvári, Géza, Islamic Pottery: A Comprehensive Study Based on the Barlow Collection (London: Faber and Faber, 1973), no. 20 on pp. 46-47, pl. 12 a

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