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Asian Art

Sprinkler

18th–19th century

Glass; free blown, pale green

17 × 7.5 cm (6 11/16 × 2 15/16 in.)
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II, B.A. 1935
1993.46.85
Geography: 
Iran
Culture: 
Iranian
Period: 
Safavid (1501–173) – Qajar (1789–1925) period
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Ambassador William Witman, II (1914–1978) and Melpomene Fafalios Witman (1919–2006), Washington D.C.; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1993

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 176.

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