Brown glazed rabbit lime-potOn display
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Brown glazed rabbit lime-pot
Date12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
Material and technique
stoneware, with applied decoration under a dark-brown glaze; unglazed base; unglazed rim
Dimensions8 x 8.8 x 7.7 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Presented by E. H. North, 1969.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 32 | India from AD 600
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.
Rooney, Dawn, Khmer Ceramics, Oxford in Asia: Studies in Ceramics (Singapore : Oxford University Press, 1984), fig. 28