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Maker(s) &
Production:

Unknown, potter, Egypt, Fustat

Collection:

Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Category:

earthenware

Name(s):

fragment
Islamic pottery; category
sgraffito

Date:

circa 1300 circa 1399

School/Style:

Mamluk

Period:

14th Century

Description:

earthenware, wheel thrown, coated in a white slip incised under a green glaze enhanced with brown pigment. An amber glaze covers the exterior.

Find Spot:

Fustat, Egypt

Dimension(s):

height, whole, 6, cm
width, whole, 13.7, cm
diameter, base, 7.5, cm
weight, whole, 283, g

Acquisition:

given; 1919; The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Acquisition Credit:

Given by the Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Documentation:

Watson, Oliver. 2004. Ceramics from Islamic Lands.London: Thames & Hudson
Cf. similar design, except for different colouring, see Cat. R.21 (LNS 964 C a, p. 414). Ref.

Walker, Bethany J.. Ceramic Evidence for Political Transformations in Early Mamluk Egypt.
Source Title: Mamluk Studies Review 8 1 (2004) : 1-114

Ref.

Accession:

Object Number: C.4.19-1919
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 74812; input: 2002-11-20; modified: 2012-10-05)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/74812





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