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Lobed Pear-Shaped Bottle with Floral Escutcheons

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and red (copper) and yellow (silver) luster on an opaque white glaze
DATES 17th century
DIMENSIONS 12 3/16 x 6 5/16 in. (31 x 16 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS This bottle bears the no. S.L. 1852.3. There is also a sticker of the International Exhibition of Persian Art, 1931, with the number U.S.394. Inside the neck of the bottle is a sticker reading: Feb 1911 I give this bottle to Horace as a wedding present .L.W Havemeyer 1E66.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 42.212.14
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Lobed Pear-Shaped Bottle with Floral Escutcheons, 17th century. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and red (copper) and yellow (silver) luster on an opaque white glaze, 12 3/16 x 6 5/16 in. (31 x 16 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer, 42.212.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 42.212.14_side1_PS2.jpg)
IMAGE side, 42.212.14_side1_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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 <em>Lobed Pear-Shaped Bottle with Floral Escutcheons</em>, 17th century. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and red (copper) and yellow (silver) luster on an opaque white glaze, 12 3/16 x 6 5/16 in. (31 x 16 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Horace O. Havemeyer, 42.212.14. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 42.212.14_side1_PS2.jpg)