Chinese Influence On Islamic Pottery

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When I saw this work, I thought about Chinese "blue and white wares"(blue and white porcelain) immediately, so I googled it on wiki. And I found out that Chinese blue and white wares did have influences on Islamic pottery. "Chinese blue and white ware became extremely popular in the Middle-East from 14th century, where both Chinese and Islamic types coexisted. From the 13th century, Chinese pictorial designs, such as flying cranes, dragons and lotus flowers also started to appear in the ceramic productions of the Near-East, especially in Syria and Egypt. Chinese porcelain of the 14th or 15th century was transmitted to the Middle-East and the Near East, and especially to the Ottoman Empire either through gifts or through war booty. Chinese
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