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At A Glance

  • Period

    Late 9th-early 10th circa
  • Geography

    Nishapur, Khurasan, Iran
  • Material

    Light green, clear glass
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 4.8 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm (1 7/8 x 4 x 4 in)
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Object Details

  • Description

    Small, thin-walled, conical, light green clear glass bowl. The sides and bottom show regular depressions from the glass being blown into a mold. A rough pontil mark on the base can be seen on the inset bottom. Scattered bubbles throughout the glass.
  • Provenance

    To 1997
    Clarence and Kathryn Kubichek, Blairstown, Iowa. [1]
    From 1997
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Clarence and Kathryn Kubichek, Blairstown, Iowa. [2]
    [1] See Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Study Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Kathryn Scott Kubichek (American, 1919-2008)
    Clarence Kubichek (1916-2008)
  • Origin

    Nishapur, Khurasan, Iran
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Clarence and Kathryn Kubichek in memory of Gladys Scott
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