Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • cup, 1800s, Qajar period (1794–1925)
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • glass, paint, gilding
  • Object Height/Diameter: 11.4 x 7.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 1/2 x 3 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet C3
  • 1928.1800
Label Text

Moorish, green glass beaker with no handles. It has gold, silver and copper caligraphics around the body. There is a silver band below the lip at the top of the glass and around the base.