Jug with floral medallions

Details

  • Title

    Jug with floral medallions

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    late 12th century
  • Material and technique

    fritware, with decoration carved through a black slip under a turquoise glaze

  • Material index

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  • Object type

    jug
  • Dimensions

    13.8 cm (height)
    with handle 14.5 cm (width)
    14.2 cm (diameter)
    at foot 13.5 cm (diameter)
    at mouth 7.9 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Sir Alan Barlow, 1956.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1956.64

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Glossary of terms

fritware

glaze

slip

Further reading

Fehérvári, Géza, Islamic Pottery: A Comprehensive Study Based on the Barlow Collection (London: Faber and Faber, 1973), no. 84 on p. 83, pl. 37 c

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