- Museum number
Glass bottle; semi-transparent with a light greyish tinge; bell-shaped body with flaring neck and a flat base with ground down pontil partly framed by four cut lines; wheel-cut and faceted decoration, subsequently polished; complete.
- Production date
Diameter: 6.50 centimetres (base)
Diameter: 4.50 centimetres (rim)
Height: 15.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Cited as one of several known parallels for bottles in Corning (cf. David Whitehouse, 2010: 'Catalogue of the Islamic Glass in Corning, Volume 1', Corning, p.162, cat.271, p.166, cat.274, with other parallels).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2011 26 Jan-15 Apr, London, BM, 'Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam'
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- Registration number