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Datelate 14th century - early 15th century
Timurid Period (1370 - 1507)
Material and technique
earthenware, with underglaze painting in blue, turquoise, and white
Dimensions21.8 x 19.8 x 10.5 cm (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Presented by Sylvia and Anselm Kuhn, 2011.
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.
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.