Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • pitcher, 1200s, Seljuq period (1071–1325)
  • Where object was made: Kashan, Persia (present-day Iran)
  • soft paste porcelain, lusterware
  • Object Height: 17.1 cm
    Object Height: 6 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2834

Persian lustered pottery ewer. It is flared at the top, then it slopes inward, then it curves out again before sloping in at the base. It has a curved handle.