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What is this?

Blue glass vessel with painted gold decoration; long flaring neck and stout globular body; handle of applied glass and long upturned spout; painted green at handle and base of neck.

This is a ewer from Iran. It is dated 17th–18th century and we acquired it in 1919. Gift of Rodman Wanamaker.

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Its medium is

gilt and enameled glass

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 17.1 x 8.5 cm (6 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

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This object was donated by Rodman Wanamaker

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