Water jug with traces of a filter inside the neckOn display
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Water jug with traces of a filter inside the neck
Associated peopleAmerican Research Center in Egypt (established 1948) (excavator)
Date10th century (AD 901 - 1000)
Material and technique
Dimensions18.2 cm (height)
11 cm max. (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by the American Research Center in Egypt, 1974.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.