• Region: Likely Isfahan or Shiraz, Persia.
  • Estimated Date of Production: Early 1800s. Paler aqua glass seems newer than the other karabas.
  • Dimensions: 314 mm in height, 197 mm in circumference.
  • Weight: 747 grams
  • Colour: Aqua. Light content residue remains.
  • Technique:

    Sand pontiled (no glass residue on base), freeblown, rouletted string rim. Sheared and unpolished (jagged) lip.

  • Description:

    Standard size Karaba. For no clearly definable reason, this one appears “newer” than most.

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  • Provenance: Purchased December 2013 from a Montreal, Quebec collector.
  • Condition: Near mint, full gloss.
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