Object Place: Kutahya, Turkey
Height x diameter: 5.3 x 8.3 cm (2 1/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Fritware with painted decoration on a white slip under clear glaze
Not On View
Blue painted lines delimit areas of the design, whose elements are outlined with fine black lines. The exterior, in three registers, has a painted border in blue, yellow and red, below which the bowl is incised with diagonal lines to form eight triangles, the lower sides of which are bordered by a broad green, zig-zag line. Below this boundary is a row of cone-shaped medallions in green, yellow, red and blue.
Before 1895, bought in Paris by Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales, Boston; 1895, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wales to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 28, 1895)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales