Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • ewer, 1800s, Qajar period (1795–1925)
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • glass, paint, gilding
  • Object Height: 16.5 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet C3
  • 1928.1799
Label Text

Moorish, green glass vase with blue, black, gold and green lines. It has an open top with a spout for pouring. On the opposite side from the spout is a handle with a thumb rest.