Maker Egyptian
  • Fragment of Bowl
Date between 1000 and 1300
Medium Slip-painted ceramic
Dimensions Overall: 2 3/8 × 7 1/2 × 4 inches (6 × 19.1 × 10.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
Accession Number F1988.71
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on interior: Q.I.W.CR. TOMB FILL
Inscribed, on exterior, in black ink: QI 64/163
excavated from cathedral, N. crypt (Qasr Ibrim, Egypt);
Egypt Exploration Fund;
1988-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Adams, William Y. "The Evolution of Christian Nubian Pottery," Kunst und Geschichte Nubiens in Christlicher Zeit, ed. Erich Dinkler. Recklinghausen, W. Germany, 1970, p. 118, pl. 63.