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Bottom of a Vessel in Silhouette Style

Bottom of Vessel

This pot bottom made of faience is painted with black floral designs under glaze, which is known as the silhouette style.

Bottom of a Vessel with a Bird

Bottom of Vessel

This pot bottom painted under glaze has a drawing of a bird in brown color. The bird is spreading its wings.

Bottom of a Vessel with a Lion

Bottom of Vessel

This faience pot bottom has the abstract figure of a lion surrounded by floral and foliage designs painted under glaze.

Bowl Decorated With a Drinking Scene

Bowl

This glazed faience bowl is decorated with a drinking scene, represented in the Fatimid style with a person holding a calyx.

Bowl with Geometric Designs

Bowl

This plated pottery bowl is painted blue, white, and black and decorated with several geometric designs and floral branches.

Faiyum Plate with Bird

Plate

This glazed dish, made of Faiyum pottery, has a drawing of an abstract bird in its center that is outlined with black and green colors.

Faiyum-Style Faience Bowl

Bowl

This bowl is an example of Faiyum-style faience. Different colors such as black, orange, and green flow together without leaving a specific line.

Jar with Hound Attacking a Hare

Jar

This lusterware painted ceramic jar is decorated with a vivid scene of a hound attacking a hare.

Jar with Stylized Birds

Jar

This lustrous faience pot consists of a pear-shaped shaft and a short neck, glazed and decorated with geometrical and animal designs.

Plate with Animal with Floral Branch

Plate

This glazed faience plate has a drawing of an animal that has a floral branch hanging from its mouth.

Plate with Cock

Plate

This glazed faience plate has a drawing of a cock raising his tail feathers within a circle in its center.

Plate with Deer

Plate

This gold glazed faience plate is decorated with the remainder of an animal resembling a deer.

Plate with Man Playing the Lute

Plate

This gold glazed faience plate is decorated with a man playing the lute. His face has the Fatimid's physiognomy of a round face and almond eyes.

Plate with Peacock

Plate

This glazed faience plate is decorated with the drawing of an abstract peacock who holds a floral branch in its beak.

Plate with Red Dots

Plate

This glazed faience plate is decorated with crossed lines intersected by lozenges decorated with dark red dots within white circles.

Plate with Rhinoceros

Plate

This glazed faience plate is decorated with a rhinoceros surrounded by floral decorations and illegible Kufic inscriptions.

Water Jug Filter

Filter of Water Jug

This filter of a water jug is made of unglazed clay and decorated with pierced Kufic inscription "You who are sleeping wake up".

Water Jug Filter Decorated with Peacock

Filter of Water Jug

This unglazed pottery filter of a water jar is decorated with a peacock, indicating the skill of the artist who could decorate such a small surface.

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