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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 1400

School/Style:

Mamluk

Period:

14th Century

Description:

earthenware, coated in a pinkish slip, incised and covered with a yellow glaze enhanced with brown pigments

Find Spot:

Fustat, Egypt

Dimension(s):

height, whole, 6.8, cm
width, whole, 12.4, cm
diameter, base, 6.9, cm
weight, whole, 232, 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. sgraffito fragments Cat. R.21 (pp. 413-4)

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

Cf. form in Fig 11 b (Phase II). Ref.

Accession:

Object Number: C.4.8-1919
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 74914; input: 2002-11-20; modified: 2012-10-04)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/74914





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