Covered bowl with feather-floral designsOn display
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Covered bowl with feather-floral designs
Date15th - 16th century (1401 - 1600)
Material and technique
stoneware, with underglaze painting in iron black-brown
Dimensionswith lid 18.5 cm (height)
without lid 10.2 cm (height)
19.5 cm max. (diameter)
at foot 9.8 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of the Lady Cash Bequest, 1965.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 32 | India from AD 600
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.
Painting applied to ceramic material before a transparent, or monochrome or coloured glaze for Islamic objects, is applied. The technique was initially developed in China.