PC-161PC-161 1PC-161 2PC-161 SADDLE FLASK (Type III)  (PC-161)
Region From: Likely Shiraz, Persia.
Estimated Date of Production: 1750 – 1800.
Dimensions: 230 mm in height, 167 mm x 89 mm circumference.
Weight: 953 grams.
Colour: Blue-green.
Technique: 1.5 rings of stringing on neck with a highly exaggerated finish point in the front that is roughly Z-shaped, v-tooled lip,combination pontil (open pontil with bare iron scar in the middle).
Description: Classic example of the form, but with extra glass on the stringing such as I’ve not seen before or elsewhere.
Provenance: Purchased from USA in 2013.
Literature: n/a
Related Works outside this collection: Common form; unknown with added stringing of this type.