- Museum number
Bottle. Lobed, globular or pear-shaped body with fluted sides and straight, narrow neck; ringed foot and glazed base. Lustre-painted panels (stylised cypress trees?) alternate with trees and foliate motifs, all painted over a turquoise glaze.
Fritware (stonepaste); painted in lustre over a turquoise glaze.
- Production date
Diameter: 9 centimetres (base)
Diameter: 2.50 centimetres (rim)
Height: 30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Red Persian sealing on base. Label of 1931 London Exhibition of Persian Art.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2014 30 Mar - 29 Jun, Dallas Museum of Art, 'Nur: Light in Art and Science from the Islamic World'
2013-14 24 Oct - 9 Feb, Seville, Focus-Abengoa Foundation, 'Nur'
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- Registration number