This lesson discusses Islamic ceramics and the use of calligraphy for decoration.
Terms to Know
An Islamic ceramic style characterized with decorations in green, yellow, pink and brown.
Oldest form of calligraphy; the first copies of the Qur'an were written in Kufic script.
Middle Eastern in origin, a type of pottery decorated with glassy, metallic lusters.
A small scaled version i.e. painting, illuminated text.