Fragment of a Bowl, mid 14th century

  • Islamic, Egyptian

Glazed earthenware with sgraffito decoration

  • Framed: Overall: 2 5/8 × 6 1/4 × 6 1/4 inches (6.7 × 15.9 × 15.9 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

90.1S12282

Department

Islamic Art

  • Sgraffito
  • Glazing (coating)
  • Earthenware

Provenance

Fustat (Old Cairo)

Published References

Islamic Art From Michigan Collections, exh. cat., ed. C.G. Fisher, A.W. Fisher, Kresge Art Gallery, Michigan State University 1982, E.H. Peck, p. 12, discussed, p. 66, described.

Rights Status

Islamic, Egyptian, Fragment of a Bowl, mid 14th century, glazed earthenware with sgraffito decoration. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 90.1S12282.