Beaker with exotic birds in scroll alternating in foliated medallions

citation

Historical period(s)
1200-1300
Medium
Glass; free blown with applied foot ring, gilded, and enameled
Dimensions
H x Diam (overall): 14.3 x 12.6 cm (5 5/8 x 4 15/16 in)
Geography
Syria, Raqqa?
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.170.9
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.170.9
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Glass, Vessel
Type

Beaker

Keywords
blown, Gellatly collection, Syria
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license