Glass bottle with melon-shaped body and tubular neck

On display


  • Title

    Glass bottle with melon-shaped body and tubular neck

  • Associated place

    Iran (place of creation)
  • Date

    12th century - early 13th century
  • Material and technique

    glass, mould-blown, with trailed decoration

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  • Dimensions

    19 cm (height)
    8.8 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Dr and Mrs John Padel, 1990.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 31 | Islamic Middle East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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