Chocolate-brown paint on a cream ground with dense patterns of spirals, filled arcs, and bordered lines. Side-handle and spout in form of a cup with two handles (strainer). Around shoulder, two spotted snakes with heads over rim of cup-spout.
By 1971: with Mohammad Yeganeh (oral communication by the dealer: said to come from Troy); purchased by MFA from Mohammed Yeganeh, January 13, 1971
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund