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Date11th - 12th century (1001 - 1200)
Material and technique
earthenware, with incised decoration thought a white slip, and green colouring under a transparent glaze
Dimensions14 cm (height)
28 cm max. (diameter)
at base 11 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Peter Willey, 2009.
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.
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.