University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 33-15-800
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Iran
Damghan
Locus: C I plot
depth 2.55
Date Made: 14th c
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Glazed
Height: 7.1cm
Outside Diameter:14.9cm
Credit Line:Persian Expedition; Erich Schmidt, 1933
Other NumberD45 - Field No SF

Description

Drab ware; slightly iridescent cream colored crackle glaze on both surfaces. Four large blue leaves under glaze on exterior, and a six-pointed star in blue under glaze in center of interior. Ring base, lower part of sides rounded and expanding, upper part nearly vertical. Fragmentary and incomplete.

"Blue glaze and carved decoration under a transparent glaze"


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Islamic Gallery (1977)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 52, Figure 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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