A substantial rounded Byzantine hollow grey ceramic vessel with domed top and conical base intended to be filled with the explosive liquid known as 'Greek Fire' and used as a hand grenade. Further decoration has been added in the form of concentric, incised circles.
Measurements: 12.9cm height, 8cm width
Provenance: Ex private UK collection, acquired 1990s.
- Domed Greek-Fire Grenade
- Century/ Timeframe
- Circa 9th-11th century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo