The Turkish Ethnographic Museum in Ankara contains many significant artifacts. This webpage illustrates some of the significant Medieval ceramic artifacts.




Seljuk jug with representation of a musician.




Lusterware bowl.




Glazeware bowl with calligraphic inscription.


Glazeware bowl.


Bowl decorated with sgraffito design of a bird.


Bowl decorated with sgraffito design.


Bowl decorated with sgraffito design.


Blue glazeware bowl with design under the glaze.



Blue glazeware bowl with design under the glaze.


Blue glazeware bowl.


Glazed bowl.


Blue glazed bottle.


Blue glazed oil lamp.


Fragment of a 12th - 13th century sgraffito green glaze bowl.


Medieval tiles arranged in a geometric pattern.


Late Medieval/Ottoman pipes.


Geneaology chart written in Persian during the 16th century.


Professors Michael and Neathery Fuller at the entrance to the Ethnographic Museum in Ankara.
Webpage constructed in 13 August 2012 by Professor Michael Fuller
St. Louis Community College
Photographs taken in March 2012 while participating in a study abroad fellowship hosted by Ohio State University and the Niagara Foundation.