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Fragment of a flat dish

Sardis
Byzantine
975–1250


Object Place: Middle East, Byzantine

Accession Number

42.78

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Fine red clay, green lead glaze, iridescent from burial. Large bird in heavy sgraffito filled in with brown. Outside edge glazed.

Provenance

By 1915, Harold W. Bell; 1942, gift of Harold W. Bell to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Harold W. Bell