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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    1600 to 1725 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, moulded, turquoise glazed

  • Museum number:

    1090-1883

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 1

Physical description

Jar, fritware, of flattened rectangular form and section with sloping shoulders and short neck with rolled rim, the front and back panels with relief moulded decoration of a large palmette within a lobed cartouche, the interior divided into two compartments with a vertical panel, the whole covered with an opaque turquoise glaze.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

1600 to 1725 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, moulded, turquoise glazed

Dimensions

Height: 20 cm, Width: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Double compartment jar, fritware, of rectangular section, moulded with a palmette in a lobed cartouche and covered with an opaque turquoise glaze; Iran, 17th or early 18th century.

Labels and date

Jar.
with two compartments.
1090-1883 [1954]

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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