Bowl card

Bowl

56.217.3

Currently not on display

A deep bowl with a splayed base, a slightly everted rim and two ear lobe shaped handles. The bowl is decorated in White Painted III, and is of a buff slip decorated with a thin black horizontal band along its rim and a thicker one at the lower body. The main design on both sides of the body of the bowl is a design of four vertical lozenges, filled in cross hatched design. By the area of the handles instead of the full lozenge design there are dark brown filled triangles. The base of the foot and the handles are also painted in black, the shape of the handle is shadowed in black on the body of the bowl. The interior is also decorated in dark circles along the rim and the lower part of the body. The bowl has only one crack but a lot of the white creamy coat is worn.