Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • vase, 1800s, Qajar period (1795–1925)
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • glass, paint, gilding
  • Object Height: 17.1 cm
    Object Height: 6 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet C3
  • 1928.1798
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Moorish, green glass vase with black, blue and pink lines and dots. It has silver paint on top of the mouth and on bottom, carelessly brushed on. There is a winding spiral that reaches from half way up the bottle to within one inch of the top.