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Basin

Byzantine
Byzantine
12th–13th century


Place of Origin: Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 33 cm (5 1/4 x 13 in.) Other (foot): 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1970.11

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Red clay; yellow lead glaze touched with green on inside of bowl and outer rim; sgraffito Centauress in center; incised scrolls and bands decorating inner rim. Outer rim molded, crimped edge. Old cracks restored.

Provenance

By 1969, Mohammed Yeganeh, Frankfurt; 1970, sold by Yeganeh to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 14, 1970)

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund