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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Bowl; slipped and glazed pottery with splashes of green, brown, manganese, incised sgraffiato technique; represents a horseman.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 12thC-13thC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 26.3 centimetres
    • Height: 11.7 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Hobson 1931 bibliographic details
    • Curtis & Tallis 2012 137 bibliographic details
    • Institut du Monde Arabe 2001 75 bibliographic details
    • Lane 1947 fig.35.B bibliographic details
    • Hobson 1932b fig.39 bibliographic details
    • Fehérvári 1985 p.118 bibliographic details
    • Pinder-Wilson 1976b pl.90 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G34/dc12

  • Exhibition history


    2012 24 May - 30 Sep, London, BM, 'The horse: from Arabia to Royal Ascot'
    2010 29 May-15 Oct, USA, Kentucky Horse Park, 'A Gift from the Desert'
    2001-2002 22 Oct-10 Mar, Paris, Institut du Monde Arabe, 'L'Orient de Saladin au temps des Ayyoubides'
    1996, 'Furusiyya' (cancelled)

  • Condition


  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Middle East

  • Registration number


Bowl. Horseman. Made of slipware and glazed and green, brown, manganese incised pottery.

Bowl. Horseman. Made of slipware and glazed and green, brown, manganese incised pottery.

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