Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bottle

Date:
probably 18th–19th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran, Shiraz
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Glass; free blown, mold blown; tooled on the pontil
Dimensions:
H. 12 in. (30.5 cm) Max. Diam. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm) Base: Diam. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm) Lip: Diam. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1557
Not on view
Edward C. Moore (American, New York 1827–1891 New York), New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Islamic Glass: A Brief History." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 44, no. 2 (Fall 1986). p. 50, ill. fig. 56 (color).



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