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Cup

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, lustre decoration

  • Museum number:

    480-1888

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Cup, fritware, painted with stylized poppies and foliage in metallic ruby lustre.

Place of Origin

Iran (made)

Date

ca. 1650-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, lustre decoration

Dimensions

Height: 4.1 cm, Diameter: 7.3 cm

Descriptive line

Cup, fritware, overglaze painted in ruby-coloured lustre with stylized poppies and other foliage; Iran, 1650-1700.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Glazed; Lustre

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Middle East Section

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