Lustre-ware bowl fragment (body sherd) - 982.187.144_1


Lustre-ware bowl fragment (body sherd)

Medium:Ceramic (earthenware, wheel-thrown) with tin-opacified glaze and lustre-paint
Geography: Made in Basra, Iraq, from Ghulayfiqah, Tihama survey, Yemen
Date: 10th century AD
Period: Abbasid Period
Object number: 982.187.144
Not on view
DescriptionThe body of this lustre-ware fragment is of the typical yellowish Basra fabric, while the monochrome hue and decoration on the reverse is distinctive of the monochrome-lustre wares made in Basra in the mid-10th century.
Islamic World
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