• Region: Likely Shiraz, Persia.
  • Estimated Date of Production: Mid to late 1600s.
  • Dimensions: 265 mm in height, 105 mm in circumference.
  • Weight: 258 grams.
  • Colour: Yellow.
  • Technique:

    Blowpipe pontilled, freeblown, ribbed, everted lip, looks as though there were originally approximately 14 clockwise turns of glass threading on neck, blown from a single piece of glass (foot not added later).

  • Description:

    Description: Unique in many ways – shape, colour, diminutive size.

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  • Provenance: Purchased March 2013 from Paris, France.
  • Condition: Loss of glass stringing, areas of internal haze, but a very striking bottle.
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  • Related Works outside of this collection:

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