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Stemcup with stand

Stemcup with stand

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, pierced with underglaze and lustre decoration

  • Museum number:

    2573-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 7

Physical description

Stem cup with attached saucer or stand, fritware, the cup pierced and filled in with the glaze; the edges coloured blue, glazed and. decorated with flowers and bands in metallic ruby lustre.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, pierced with underglaze and lustre decoration

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Diameter: 10.5 cm

Descriptive line

Stemcup with stand, fritware, the rim edges with cobalt blue, sides of cup pierced and filled in with glaze, overglaze painted in ruby-coloured lustre with palm fronds; Iran, 1650-1700.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Lustre-painted; Pierced; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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