Near East

Small dish - Glazed faience

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Small dish - Glazed faienceSmall dish - Glazed faienceSmall dish - Glazed faience

Small dish decorated with a frieze of pointed circles.
Faience. Diameter 12,4 cm.
3rd-2nd century B.C. Hellenistic Oriental Mediterranean Sea.
Well preserved.

Cf. Faïences de l’Antiquité. De L’Egypte à l’Iran., p. 174, nos. 450-451, for near identical examples.

This example is made with Egyptian faience and employs a firing technique commonly used during the late Egypt to early Roman periods.


€ 1 275 ,-