Bowl with high foot and incised floral decorationOn display
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Bowl with high foot and incised floral decoration
Date13th century (1201 - 1300)
Yuan Dynasty (1279 - 1368)
Material and technique
porcelain, with incised decoration under a bluish-white glaze
Dimensions10 cm (height)
18.7 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Denis Wright, 2002.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.