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Bottle Depicting a Peacock in Foliage

Object Name:
Bottle
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; luster-painted on blue glaze under transparent glaze; silver mount
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.188
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Denny, Walter B., A. Kevin Reinhart, and Gene R. Garthwaite. Images of Paradise in Islamic Art, edited by Sheila S. Blair, and Jonathan M. Bloom. Hanover, NH: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 1991. no. 50, p. 109, ill. (b/w).

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Daniel S. Walker, Arturo Ponce Guadián, Sussan Babaie, Stefano Carboni, Aimee Froom, Marie Lukens Swietochowski, Tomoko Masuya, Annie Christine Daskalakis-Matthews, Abdallah Kahil, and Rochelle Kessler. "Colegio de San Ildefonso, Septiembre de 1994-Enero de 1995." In Arte Islámico del Museo Metropolitano de Arte de Nueva York. Mexico City: Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes, 1994. no. 61, pp. 166-167, ill. p. 167 (b/w).



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