On loan to The Met The Met accepts temporary loans of art both for short-term exhibitions and for long-term display in its galleries.
Luster Bottle with Interlace Strapwork and Lobed Rim
Not on view
In Iran, the twelfth century marked a shift in taste from monochrome vessels of minimal embellishment to richly decorated, colorful objects of larger, more elaborate shapes, like this bottle.
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