Bowl with a man on horsebackOn display
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Bowl with a man on horseback
Date12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
Material and technique
earthenware, with decoration carved through a white slip
Dimensions7 cm (height)
26 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Frank Brangwyn, 1950.
Museum locationFirst floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
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.
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface or for decorative effect.