Bottle, early 17th century

  • Islamic, Iranian

Composite body, molded & glazed, engraved brass neck. bivalve mold.

  • Framed: Overall: 8 5/8 × 6 5/8 × 3 1/2 inches (21.9 × 16.8 × 8.9 cm)

Museum Purchase, with funds from the Antiquaries, Marjorie Fisher, and an anonymous donor, and the Dr. & Mrs. Arthur Bloom Fund, Cleo & Lester Gruber Fund, Hill Memorial Fund and Mr. & Mrs. Robert Hamilton Fund

2002.160

Department

Islamic Art

  • Safavid
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Composite material
  • Trees
  • Bottle
  • Molded
  • Engraved
  • Glazed
  • Floral motifs
  • Iran

Provenance

(Simon Ray Limited, London, England); 2002-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Islamic, Iranian, Bottle, early 17th century, composite body, molded & glazed, engraved brass neck. Bivalve mold.. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, with funds from the Antiquaries, Marjorie Fisher, et al., 2002.160.