Fragments of a Dish

Stonepaste; polychrome inglaze and overglaze painted on opaque white glaze, molded (mina'i) | 19.7in | Last quarter 12th-early 13th century

Unknown Artist

The painted decoration of this fragment of a large mina’i dish required a complex process: the blue, black, and turquoise colors were painted before the adding of the overall glaze, while manganese and brown were painted on the already fired glaze. E...
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