Waster fragment (rim sherd) - 988.258.30_1

988.258.30_1

Waster fragment (rim sherd)

Medium:Ceramic (earthenware), incised slip
Geography: al-Fashal, Tihama survey, Yemen
Date: 14th century AD
Period: Mediaeval Period
Object number: 988.258.30
Not on view
DescriptionThe site of al-Fashal was visited in the 1987-88 season, and it was found to have a large waste heap from a kiln, with many wasters - pottery ruined in the firing. This established al-Fashal as one of the centres of production of pottery in the Tihama region of Yemen.
Collection:
Islamic World
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