Jug

13th century (made)

Unknown

Height: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 14.6 cm

C.859-1920 MES

Jug of fritware with decoration incised under a dark-blue glaze, Iran, 13th century.

Jug of fritware with decoration incised under a dark-blue glaze. Loop handle with a cone-shaped knob at the top. The body is splayed sharply outwards to the shoulder which rises at a slight angle to the cylindrical neck. The neck is carved with a band of foliated ornament.

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 26, shelf 2

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