Bowl fragment (base sherd) - 909.40.14_1


Bowl fragment (base sherd)

Medium:Ceramic (stonepaste, thrown) with chromium-black, iron-red, and cobalt-blue paint and overall alkali glaze
Geography: Damascus, Syria; found at al-Fustāt, Egypt
Date: 12th century AD
Period: Ayyubid Period
2.8 x 7.1 cm
Object number: 909.40.14
Not on view

Although this general type is known to have been produced at a number of centres in Syria, all Ayyubid and Zangid-period stonepaste ceramics of this type found at al-Fustāt that have been tested using petrographic analysis have been found to have the Damascus fabric.

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