Islamic Bowl with Warrior, 12th-early 13th century



Bowl: warrior
Late 12th-early 13th century
Ceramic with elaborate sgraffito decoration

Acquired in 1936
Department of Decorative Arts
Richelieu 1st Floor
Charlemagne Room 1
Louvre OA 8976

The hat may be a sharbush. The spear has a counter-weight. The rectangular shield is strapped to his arm.



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