Sand-shaker. Globular body with stepped shoulder, flaring neck, ring foot, glazed base. Stonepaste fabric, white slip, transparent colourless glaze, lustre overglaze. Solid band of lustre above and below band of leaves and stalks on sides, possibly decorated in frieze style. Solid lustre inside flaring neck.

An00091859 001 l

Thing

Made Of
stonepaste, ceramic
Type of Thing
sand-shaker
Subject
plant
Techniques
lustred, slipped, glazed

Place

Found In
Iran
Made In
Iran

Time

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

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