- Museum number
Flask, long-necked, globular body. Stonepaste pottery, white slip, transparent colourless glaze, lustre overglaze, ring foot, glazed base.Stylised leaf forms in reserve against a lustre ground, enclosing three blooms in a row and tendrils. Below shoulder simple double interlace in lustre on white ground. On shoulder wider band of leaves and tendrils. Neck decorated with solid lustre and narrow band of chain design. Neck widens 2.5 cm below rim. This area is decorated with same interlace as below shoulder.
- Production date
Diameter: 9.10 centimetres (base)
Diameter: 4.10 centimetres (rim)
Height: 27.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Label of 1931 London Persian exhibition on base.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
Exhibition: 'Persian Art', Royal Academy, London, 1931 (when in private collection)
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- Registration number