Bowl with mold-pressed decoration
Gilan Province. 1st-3rd century. Height 7.4 cm., diameter 10. 1 cm. Private collection, Tokyo.
A footed bowl with a constricted rim, made of pale green opaque glass containing many air bubbles. The surface is decorated with mold-pressed serpentine patterns.
- Shinji Fukai, Persian Glass (New York: Weatherhill, 1977), plate no. 16
- Photo by Bin Takahashi
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