Traditionally called a "rosewater sprinkler," this ewer was part of a gift of Iranian glass from Rodman Wanamaker. It represents the type of antique objects sold in the family's department stores in Philadelphia and New York from the late 19th to early 20th century, while also functioning as inspiration for the contemporary art glass and pottery sold by the firm.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Rodman Wanamaker.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 17.9 x 15.5 x 8.8 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/8 x 3 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Ewer (Iran); blown glass, applied blown glass decoration; H x W x D: 17.9 x 15.5 x 8.8 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/8 x 3 7/16 in.); Gift of Rodman Wanamaker; 1919-24-86
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Making Design.