Results 1 401
35 Previous Next

Bottle
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Bottle


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description In Arab countries and Muslim realms in the Mediterranean region, artistic innovation flourished in the 9th-14th centuries. Glassmakers fashioned bottles, including those used to store and sprinkle perfume, such as this one, from glass that they manipulated into feather patterns or painted with enamels and gold.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
2/04/1972Examinationexamined for condition
8/07/1981Treatmentcleaned; coated; repaired
8/10/1981Examinationexamined for condition
9/26/2000Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • 3000 Years of Glass: Treasures from The Walters Art Gallery. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1982.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, Paris and New York; Henry Walters, Baltimore, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Creator
Period
13th century (Medieval)
Medium
glass with enamel and gold decoration
(Glasswares)
Accession Number
47.9
Measurements
4 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. (10.9 x 8.3 x 2.9 cm)
Geographies
  • Syria (Place of Origin)

Tags


    Thumbnail: Bottle
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: Bottle