Ewer. Stonepaste body, white slip, transparent colourless glaze, lustre overglaze. Bulbous body, ring foot, glazed base with central indentation, pinched neck with ridge, flaring upper neck, slightly everted rim. Decoration of iris, stream with grasses poppies, wide-leafed plant, bird in flight on body; interlace arabesque scroll on shoulder; solid lustre on narrow part of neck. Panels of solid lustre and leafy plants on flaring part of neck. Handle missing. Poppies and flowering plants on interior of neck. Vertical spout with solid lustre on side facing neck.

An00089488 001 l


Made Of
stonepaste, ceramic
Type of Thing
bird, landscape, tree/bush
glazed, slipped, lustred


Found In
Made In


Acquired In
Islamic, Safavid dynasty

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