Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Tear catcher

Tear catcher

Item Details

  • Date 20th century
  • Notes

    Information from the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art at Shangri La: Rosewater sprinkler: the delicate rib pattern that encircles the neck and base of this bottle was mold-blown, a technique that was commonly used in Iran to decorate glass in the 19th century. Purchased at auction, 1956.

  • Dimensions 39.1 x 12.7 cm
  • Collections Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art at Shangri La
  • Repository Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art at Shangri La (47.8)
  • Restrictions To reproduce an image, please contact Assistant Archivist Dawn Sueoka: dsueoka@ddcf.org
  • Accessed 10 December 2012
  • Last Edited 7 April 2015
  • Record no. 1272A10
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