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Bowl

Pink clay, thin creamy yellow lead glaze streaked with orange. Sgraffito lines and leaf in center, and border below rim. Outside of rim molded, scratched lines on edge. 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

42.53

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery