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Bottle

Date:
13th century
Geography:
Attributed to Iran
Medium:
Stonepaste; overglaze painted and leaf gilded (lajvardina)
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Diam. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Wt. 20.9 oz. (592.6 g)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1967
Accession Number:
67.178.4
Not on view
Fernand Adda Collection, Egypt (in 1959); [ E. Safani, New York, until 1967; sold to MMA]
Rackham, Bernard. "Illustrated Catalogue of a Private Collection." In Islamic Pottery and Italian Maiolica. London: Faber and Faber, 1959. no. 19, p. 10, ill. pl. 9, (Adda Collection).

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