More bowls from the South Australian exhibit

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA This bowl is from 10th-11th century Iran. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA This is made of earthenware with under-glaze slip decorations of the zodiac sign of Capricorn.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA This bowl is also from the 10th-11th century Iran. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Made from earthenware, it has under-glaze slip decoration of the zodiac sign Leo. The kiln firing caused part of the glaze to melt & blur.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA This bowl was made in the 13th century in central Iran. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA It is made from stone paste earthenware, with under-glaze decorations of birds and scroll work.

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The bowl made made between the 10th-11th century in Iran. OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA It is made from stone paste earthenware with lustre glaze decorations of calligraphy and scrolled flowers.

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3 comments on “More bowls from the South Australian exhibit

  1. ffride says:

    I’m still really disappointed I couldn’t get a clear photo of the bowl with the adorable lion. 😦

    Maybe that’s just an excuse for people to travel to Adelaide and see it for themselves? 😉

  2. Layah Bigdeli says:

    Dear Miriam, Thank you for this great post! I’m doing research on Nishapur Buff ware ceramics. In this page, you have two of them. Can you please tell me which museum in Adelaide has there ceramcis?

    thank you,
    Layah

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