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Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    17th century-18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, underglaze and lustre decoration; brass, engraved

  • Museum number:

    943-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case Z, shelf 2

Physical description

Bottle of fritware, painted with trees and flowers in lustre on a blue ground. The neck has been broken off, and is capped with chased brass.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

17th century-18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, underglaze and lustre decoration; brass, engraved

Dimensions

Height: 25.4 cm, Diameter: 16.5 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle, fritware with cobalt and lustre decoration, with brass mount, Iran, 17th-18th century

Production Note

Inventory record

Materials

Fritware; Cobalt oxide; Brass (alloy)

Techniques

Lustre-painted; Mounted; Chased

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Trees

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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