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Asian Art

Enamelled Sprinkler

ca. 9th century A.D.

Blown glass, gilded and enameled

4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.283
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian
Period: 
Islamic
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Moore Collection no. 727.

Bibliography: 

Gustavus A. Eisen, Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century, 2 vols. (New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1927), vol. 2, p. 677, pl. 171.

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