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Date10th - 11th century (AD 901 - 1100)
Material and technique
earthenware, with slip decoration in black and yellow on white
Dimensions4.8 cm (height)
12.3 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
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.
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.