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Bottle

Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, lustre decoration

  • Museum number:

    538-1878

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Bottle, fritware, pear-shaped, painted with floral design incorporating iris and poppies in ruby-coloured lustre over the glaze.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, lustre decoration

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle, fritware painted in lustre over the glaze with iris, poppies and other flowers; Iran, 1650-1700.

Production Note

Register

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Lustre-painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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