Greenware circular box and cover with ducks and cloudsOn display
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Greenware circular box and cover with ducks and clouds
Date10th century (AD 901 - 1000)
Material and technique
stoneware, with incised decoration under a green glaze; glazed base
Dimensions3.5 cm (height)
6.68 cm irregular (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationLower ground floor | Gallery 4 | Conservation
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.