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Bowl

Eastern Mediterranean
Medieval
11th–12th century


Object Place: Middle East, Byzantine

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 20.6 cm (3 3/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

66.892

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Gray clay. Lead glazed inside and outer rim. Decorated in scraffiato with stylized quadrupeds with elongated intertwining necks. Design, as well as cream, brown and green color of glaze have best parallels in scraffiato fragments found in Constantinople and Anatolia.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund