Persian Bowl

Description: Cream fritware wheel thrown painted in blue under a clear, crazed glaze. Shape: finely potted carinated bowl with a plain rim; sits on a low foot ring base. Interior: blue painted lines on a cream background radiate from a central circle containing two irregular dots. Blue painted concentric lines on rim interior and exterior. Exterior: Blue painted lines radiate between concentric lines at rim and foot ring. Glaze and decoration do not cover the very lower area of the foot ring.

Date: circa 1100-1299
Style: Seljuk, Islamic pottery
Period: 12th-13th Century
Dimensions: Ø10.1x 5.4 cm
Collection: Frank Brangwyn Collection
Object Number: C.99-1935


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