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Kashan lamp
  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • Kashan lamp, 1500s
  • Where object was made: Persia (present-day Iran)
  • pottery
  • Object Height: 16.5 cm
    Object Height: 6 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2821

Lamp with green body, decorated with dark green. The base is in a saucer shape. There is a handle on one side and a spigot on the opposite side.