Fragment of a jug with frieze of horsesOn display
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Fragment of a jug with frieze of horses
Date12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
Material and technique
earthenware, unglazed, with moulded and incised decoration
Dimensions3.5 x 7.5 x 8.1 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Presented by R. Campbell Thompson, from British Museum excavations 1929-1930, 1932.
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.