Dish with radial decoration

On display

Details

  • Title

    Dish with radial decoration

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
    Nishapur (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    10th century (AD 901 - 1000)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, with decoration incised through a white slip and colours splashed in the glaze

  • Material index

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    10.8 cm (height)
    40.6 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Alan Barlow, 1956.

  • Museum location

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

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1956.182

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

glaze

slip

Further reading

Allan, James W., Medieval Middle Eastern Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1971), pp. 9, 16, & 18, illus. p. 17 pl. 11

Fehérvári, Géza, Islamic Pottery: A Comprehensive Study Based on the Barlow Collection (London: Faber and Faber, 1973), no. 10 on p. 39, pl. 7 b

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