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Bowl

Red clay, yellow lead glaze, sgraffito bird in center touched with green. Two incised lines on rim. Outside slightly ribbed and partly glazed. Much restored.

Provenance

By 1915, Harold W. Bell; 1942, gift of Harold W. Bell to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Harold W. Bell

Sardis, Byzantine, 975–1250

Object Place

Byzantine

Accession Number

42.52

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery