Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

Ashmolean − Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

Browse: 307 objects

Reference URL


Send e-mail

Contact us about this object

Send e-mail

Send to a friend

Jug with rosette filter inside the neck

  • Details

    Associated place
    Asia Turkey (place of creation)
    16th - 17th century (1501 - 1700)
    Ottoman Period (1281 - 1924)
    Material and technique
    earthenware, with moulded and incised decoration, and burnished
    14.7 cm (height)
    13 cm max. (diameter)
    Material index
    Technique index
    Object type index
    containervessel jug
    No. of items
    Credit line
    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.
    Accession no.
  • Further reading

    Raby, Julian, ‘Terra Lemnia and the Potteries of the Golden Horn: An Antique Revival under Ottoman Auspices’, Stephanos Efthymiadis, Claudia Rapp, and Dimitris Tsougarakis, eds, Bosphorus: Essays in Honour of Cyril Mango Presented in Oxford, 6 July, 1995, Byzantinische Forschungen (Amsterdam: Hakkert, 1995), 21



  • earthenware

    Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.


    • First floor | Room 31 | Islamic Middle East

Objects are sometimes moved to a different location. Our object location data is usually updated on a monthly basis. Contact the Jameel Study Centre if you are planning to visit the museum to see a particular object on display, or would like to arrange an appointment to see an object in our reserve collections.


© 2013 University of Oxford - Ashmolean Museum