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Dish

Fine, light red clay, thin yellowish lead glaze, sgraffito decoration in triangles, roughly washed with green. Slight glaze over edge on under side. 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

42.59

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery