Plate Fragment


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Plate Fragment   (1977.11.0007)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Service T&E
  4. :
  5. Eating Vessels
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Ottoman Empire, 17th – 19th century
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 15.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 15.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.0 cm
Weight 219 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta, Pigment--Glaze--Lead(?)(?)
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Glazing
Munsell Color Information Light Brown (Hue 5 Y R 5/6 (clay) ) -ns Moderate Brown ( 5 Y R 3/4 ) -ns Strong Yellowish Brown ( 10 Y R 5/6 ) -ns Pale Yellow ( 5 Y 8.5/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

A Guide to the Greek Coin Reproductions from the British Museum that are in the World Heritage Museum Collection. (Compiled from Hill and Head.) Hill, G. F. A Guide to the Principal Coins of the Greeks from Circ. 700 B.C. to A.D. 270, Based on the Work of Barclay V. Head. Oxford: University Press, 1965. Head, Barclay V. A Guide to the Principal Gold and Silver Coins of the Ancients from B.C. 700 to A.D. 1. Oxford: University Press, London, 1895.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Courtesy of Bill Ervin
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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