Uyğur (Uyghur) Plate

Dating

1920 to 1940’s

Uyğur (Uyghur) Plate

Origin

Qaşğar (Kashgar), Uyğuristan (East Turkistan)

Materials

Ceramic

Dimensions

33 cm

33 cm

Culture

Museum

Acquisition 

ID#

Uyğur (Uyghur)

Turkish Folk Art's Collection

CCP-011

Copyright Status

Turkish Folk Art, Copyright. Permission to display image obtained on 05/04/2022.

Source of Image

"Glazed ceramic plate. It shows the depiction of fight between Phoenix and Dragon. These plates were used for serving traditional PLOW / RICE which was the main dish in between Uyghur and Chinese people. Shade of colors are very old and attractive."