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Beaker

Beaker

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1600-1725 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, pierced, applied and glazed

  • Museum number:

    322-1884

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Beaker, fritware, of waisted shape, on a narrow spreading foot, the double-walled base pierced on the exterior, and the interior base applied with small birds, covered with a turquoise green glaze.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1600-1725 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, pierced, applied and glazed

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Beaker, fritware, perforated decoration at the base and interior with applied motif, under an opaque turquoise-green glaze; Iran, 17th or early 18th century.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Relief; Glazed; Perforated

Subjects depicted

Birds

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Middle East Section

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