Turkiye12,13th Century


The jar has a spherical body on a flat base, a short cylindrical neck and ring-shaped rim. The body features triangular and zigzag bands formed by drop-shaped motifs placed side by side and in rows. The most striking part of the decoration is the three human face masks in relief on the shoulder. The faces are typical of the Seljuk era. The decoration is completed with a row of rosettes on the neck.