Cup with pierced decoration and small mouth

Details

  • Title

    Cup with pierced decoration and small mouth

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
    Seljuq of Rum Period (1081 - 1307)
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with mould-made and pierced decoration under a turquoise glaze

  • Dimensions

    11.5 cm (height)
    12.7 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Professor A. H. Sayce, 1933.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EAX.3107

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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. 91, illus. p. 90 fig. 8

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