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Unglazed Earthenware Flask - LO.1053
Origin: Jericho, Palestine
Circa: 8 th th Century AD to 12 th th Century AD
Dimensions: 9,8" (113822.5cm) high x 7,2" (113649.8cm) wide x 2" (5.1cm) depth
Collection: Islamic Art
Medium: terracotta


Additional Information: AS

Location: Great Britain
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Description
Like many flasks of this period from Syria, the body is constructed from two circles and seperately made handles and neck . The moulded design features a rosette in the center encircled by patterns, lines and script. Pilgrim-flask, buff earthenware with moulded decoration. Round body with flattened sides, tall and tapering neck on top to which a pair of handles are attached. A large epigraphic band, written in beautiful thuluth style, surrounds the central medallion which is decorated with an intricate scrollwork. Syria or Palestine, 8th 12th century. Geza Ferhavari - (LO.1053)

 

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