Fragments of a vessel with radial decoration


  • Title

    Fragments of a vessel with radial decoration

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    14th century (1301 - 1400)
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with underglaze painting in black and blue

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    largest fragment 8.7 x 28 x 22 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    second fragment 7.4 x 5 x 0.6 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    third fragment 5.5 x 3.6 x 0.6 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    smallest fragment 4.7 x 3.7 x 0.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Glossary of terms


underglaze painting

Further reading

Reitlinger, Gerald, ‘Islamic glazed pottery from Kish’, Orbeli, Iosif Abgarovich, III congrès international d'art et d'archéologie iraniens: mémoires [III mezhdunarodnyĭ kongress po iranskomu iskusstvu i arkheologii, Leningrad, sent (Moscow: Izd-vo akademii nauk SSSR, 1939), pl. LXXXIV

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