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Bottle

Date:
17th century
Geography:
Iran
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Stonepaste; painted under transparent glaze; copper alloy
Dimensions:
H. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm) Diam. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.370.13
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 461
This bottle is typical of the objects that were displayed in open niches in reception rooms of upper-class Syrian residences during the Ottoman period
Private collection(until 1974; gifted to MMA)
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