Bowl

13th century (made)

Unknown

Height: 6.9 cm

C.366-1918 MES

Bowl of white fritware with decoration painted in colours over white enamel, Iran, 13th century.

Bowl of white fritware with decoration painted in colours over white enamel. Inside has a border of formal script with sprays of formal foliage, and below it is a row of figures divided by sprays. In the middle is an equestrian figure. Outside is a border of Arabic script.

Given by Sir John F. Ramsden, Bt

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 26, shelf 7

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