Jug with geometric decoration

Details

  • Title

    Jug with geometric decoration

  • Associated place

    Syria (place of creation)
    Aleppo (outside Bab al-Nayrab) (place of excavation)
  • Date

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

    earthenware, with slip decoration in red on cream

  • Object type

    jug
  • Dimensions

    19.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir C. Leonard Wolley, 1956.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1968.87

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

slip

Further reading

Porter, Venetia, Medieval Syrian Pottery (Raqqa Ware) (Oxford: Asmolean Museum, 1981), illus. p. 4 pl. I

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