A mould blown glass jug with kufic inscription (assuming intact)
Lot 76
A mould-blown inscribed glass Jug Persia, 12th Century
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mould-blown inscribed glass Jug
Persia, 12th Century
of amber colour, with faceted body of hexagonal sections, the sloping shoulders faceted, flaring cylindrical neck, slim strap handle with thumb-rest, the sides with panels of scrolling palmettes and kufic inscriptions, broken and repaired
13 cm. high

Footnotes

  • The inscription consists of a repetition of baraka, "Blessing".
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