Fragment, Pottery, Glazed, Arabic

Country
Syria
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Description
Glazed pottery fragments of irregular shape. Glaze colours include dark green, banded green, banded brown and green, light blue.
Classification
CH classification ARCHAEOLOGY
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Media/Materials description
Ceramic
Glaze
History and use
This is a fragment of glazed green pottery with plain green glaze on one side. Islamic potters were concerned with the richness of colour and decoration. Pottery vessels can be glazed and painted with elegant, stylized motifs and/or calligraphy.
Registration number
E40084.1

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