Dr Fouquet Sale Catalogue, Galerie Georges Petit, 12th-14th June 1922, lot 258; pl. xi, dated 8th century, 7100 francs
Pézard, Maurice, La Céramique Archaïque de L'Islam et ses Origines, Paris, 1920, pl. XII/5
dated 7th century
Lane, Arthur, Early Islamic Pottery, Monographs on Pottery and Porcelain, Faber and Faber, London, 1947, pl. 5a
Egypt 8th - 9th century
Lane, Arthur , "Glazed reliefware of the ninth century", Ars Islamica, VI, 1939, p. 58
illustrates another fragment from the same mould also in the V&A.
Dish, moulded earthenware with coloured glazes, Egypt, 8th - 9th century
Diameter: 7.25 in
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
Said to have been found in Akhmin, but authority for this not recorded.
First in the Fouquet Colln; the Octave Homberg, from which sold anonymously in Paris in March 1953; purchased by the V&A from Garabed, London
PART OF A DISH
Earthenware with decoration moulded in relief and covered with coloured glazes.
Found at Akhmim.
EGYPTIAN ; 8th or 9th century [Old gallery label]
half of a flat circular dish, with narrow raised rim; earthenware with moulded decoration with radial ducks bearing grapes in their beaks; the rim with small rosettes, glazed in yellow, green and purple