• Region: Possibly Shiraz, Persia.
  • Estimated Date of Production: Late 1600s – early 1700s.
  • Dimensions: 143 mm in height, 123 mm circumference.
  • Weight: 362 grams.
  • Colour: Light blue.
  • Technique:

    1 ring of pinched glass rigaree around neck, everted lip, solid pontilled based.

  • Description:

    Beautiful, highly spherical, and I would suggest early example of the form.

  • Built By:
  • Provenance: Purchased from the Fairbourne collection in June 2012; previously in the Brintnall collection.
  • Condition: Internal content stain, 10 mm multi-point star crack on body at widest point.
  • Literature: None.
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