Bowl with quadruped and birds

Details

  • Title

    Bowl with quadruped and birds

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    11th - 12th century (1001 - 1200)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, with decoration incised through a white slip and green colouring under a transparent glaze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    28.3 cm (diameter)
    6.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Alan Barlow, 1956.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1956.84

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

glaze

slip

Further reading

Allan, James W., Medieval Middle Eastern Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1971), pp. 18 & 22

Fehérvári, Géza, Islamic Pottery: A Comprehensive Study Based on the Barlow Collection (London: Faber and Faber, 1973), no. 36 on pp. 63-64, pl. 19 b

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