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Bottle in the Chinese Style

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Marks

On bottom, a "tassel" mark in blue

Provenance

1997, purchased from Roland Yazhari (Hong Kong). (Accession date: November 19, 1997) Note: Yazhari obtained the bottle in Europe.

Credit Line

Helen S. Coolidge Fund

Persian, Safavid, first half of the 17th century

Object Place

Kirman, Iran

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 30.8 x 15 cm (12 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.182

Medium or Technique

Composite body (quartz, clay, and glass frit), painted in cobalt blue over white slip, covered with a clear glaze

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics