Shallow dish, narrow rim with slightly ridged edge, central emplacement for ewer, low foot ring. Earthenware, front and back covered with presumed tin-glaze. Decoration on the front in blue with brown lustre, on the rim a pattern of flower heads, on the curved sides scale patterns, in the centre "MIDEA.B", plain bands of lustre edge the zones of decoration, on the reverse four concentric rings of lustre.

An00016024 001 l


Acquired From
Forrest, William to The British Museum
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Hamilton, James


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