Ewer, lobed body, with birds and foliage in low relief, deep blue glaze.

Ewer, 12th century

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This elegant ewer, with its lobed body and bird, foliage, and calligraphic motifs in molded low relief, is one of only a few similar vessels glazed in dark blue that have survived from the Kashan workshops of the late Seljuk period.

Details
Title
Ewer
Role
Artist
Dimension
9 15/16 in. (25.24 cm)
Accession Number
50.46.429
Curator Approved

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Ewer, lobed body, with birds and foliage in low relief, deep blue glaze.