Flask, Glass; free blown, applied decoration; tooled on the blow-pipe

Flask

Date:
7th–8th century
Geography:
Attributed to Syria
Medium:
Glass; free blown, applied decoration; tooled on the blow-pipe
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
D. 2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Anna Palmer Draper, 1915
Accession Number:
15.43.233
Not on view
Mary Anna Palmer Draper, New York (until d. 1914; bequeathed to MMA)
Bloomington. Indiana University. "Islamic Art Across the World," June 18, 1970–October 1, 1970, no. 227.

Swietochowski, Marie. "Medieval Islamic Glass." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 23 (February 1965). p. 200, ill. fig. 2 (b/w).

Bowie, Theodore Robert. "An Exhibition Prepared by Theodore Bowie." In Islamic Art Across the World. Vol. no. 1970/3. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Art Museum, 1970. no. 227, p. 71, ill. fig. 227.