• Region: Likely Shiraz, Persia.
  • Estimated Date of Production: Early to mid 1700s.
  • Dimensions: 313 mm in height, 202 mm circumference.
  • Weight: 1361 grams.
  • Colour: Amber, with dark amber swirls, particularly in base.
  • Technique:

    Smooth base, freeblown, rouletted string rim, sheared and unpolished lip.

  • Description:

    Larger, taller example of a storage and shipping container used for the transport of Shirazi wine.

  • Built By:
  • Provenance: Fairbourne Collection, purchased July 2012.
  • Condition:
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  • Related Works outside of this collection:

    None of the Karabas outside this collection appear to have a similar lip finish.