Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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vial
  • Persia (present-day Iran)
  • vial, 700s–900s
  • Where object was made: Persia? (present-day Iran)
  • blown glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.3 x 5.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6253
Description

Opalescent, transparent, blown glass vial with a flat bottom and a flared rim. It has two protrusions on the body, which have a reverse hemispherical shape.