• Region: Likely Shiraz, Persia.
  • Estimated Date of Production: Mid to late 1600s.
  • Dimensions: 300 mm in height, 126 mm in circumference.
  • Weight: 362 grams.
  • Colour: Amber.
  • Technique:

    Blowpipe pontilled, freeblown, ribbed, everted lip, 17 clockwise turns of glass threading on neck, blown from a single piece of glass (foot not added later).

  • Description:

    Most bulbous of the bodies, made with relatively pure glass.

  • Built By:
  • Provenance: Purchased April 2013 from New South Wales, Australia. The previous owner purchased it from India.
  • Condition: Very minor loss of glass stringing, areas of internal haze, otherwise near mint.
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  • Related Works outside of this collection:

    One footed decanter in a collection in Australia, six in a collection in India.