Dish with seven-pointed starOn display
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Dish with seven-pointed star
Date13th century (1201 - 1300)
Material and technique
earthenware, with incised decoration and painting in yellow and green under a yellowish glaze
Dimensions7 cm (height)
29.7 cm (diameter)
at foot 8.6 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 34 | Medieval Cyprus
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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.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.