Deep bowl with winged griffon

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    11th-12th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Stone-paste with carved decoration and colors in a transparent glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W: 8.3 x 34.4 cm (3 1/4 x 13 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Deep bowl with winged griffon. The design is carved and incised in the fine white body; covered with dark blue, green, purple and yellow glazes and set against a background of white glaze Parts of the surface glaze worn off. Broken and put together, two pieces in rim and a few minor pieces missing. Small part of the design painted in restoration.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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