Coffee cup. Stonepaste fabric, white slip, yellow underglaze, transparent colourless glaze, lustre overglaze. Decorated on interior with iris in base and four yellow and lustre medallions in cavetto. Exterior decorated with chain band below rim and pinwheels alternating with cypress on walls. Foot and base glazed, three spur marks.

An00095592 001 l

Thing

Made Of
ceramic, stonepaste
Type of Thing
coffee-cup
Techniques
glazed, lustred, stained

Place

Found In
Iran

Time

Acquired In
1983
Made
17thC(late)
Period/Culture
Islamic

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