Jug with frieze of finger indents

On display

Details

  • Title

    Jug with frieze of finger indents

  • Associated place

    Iraq (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Nineveh (place of excavation)
    Syria (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    12th - 13th century (1101 - 1300)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, unglazed, with incised decoration

  • Material index

  • Technique index

  • Object type

    jug
  • Dimensions

    15.2 cm (height)
    10.7 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by R. Campbell Thompson, from British Museum excavations 1929-1930, 1932.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1932.1082

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

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