Jug with floral and geometric decorationOn display
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Jug with floral and geometric decoration
Datelate 13th century - 1st half of the 14th century
Ilkhanid Period (1256 - 1353)
Material and technique
fritware, with overglaze enamels and gilding
Dimensions23.7 cm (height)
16.5 cm max. (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Alan Barlow, 1956.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of ground quartz and small quantities of clay and finely ground frit (frit is obtained by pouring molten glass into water).
Fehérvári, Géza, Islamic Pottery: A Comprehensive Study Based on the Barlow Collection (London: Faber and Faber, 1973), no. 132 on p. 104, pl. 57 a