Ewer with inscription

Details

  • Title

    Ewer with inscription

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with moulded decoration, under a turquoise glaze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    41 cm (height)
    24 cm (diameter)
    1st fragment 3.4 x 2 cm max. (length x width)
    2nd fragment 5.5 x 2 cm max. (length x width)
  • No. of items

    3

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.2231

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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, p. 97, fig. 15 p. 95

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