Elephant-Shaped Kendi

Object Name: Kendi
Date: second quarter 17th century
Geography: Iran, probably Kirman
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Stonepaste; painted in shades of blue under transparent glaze
Dimensions: H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm) Diam. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: The Friends of the Department of Islamic Art Fund, 1968
Accession Number: 68.180

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